Saturday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers near the coast, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h.
Sunday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Rainfall possibly heavy at times near the coast. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h.
Monday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day.
Tuesday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.
Wednesday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.
Hunter Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||18||24||80%||1-5mm||Nil||S 12||79||SSE 23||59|
||19||23||90%||10-20mm||Nil||S 11||81||SSE 20||74|
||18||24||90%||1-5mm||Nil||S 11||81||S 20||56|
||16||24||90%||1-5mm||Nil||SSE 27||87||SSE 29||58|
||19||21||90%||5-10mm||Nil||S 15||76||S 28||66|
||20||23||90%||5-10mm||Nil||S 18||83||S 26||83|
||20||22||90%||10-20mm||Nil||SSE 18||84||S 26||79|
||16||27||90%||1-5mm||Nil||SSE 14||80||SSE 25||51|
If you wanted to stay a bit warmer today, a dip in the ocean is probably your best bet, despite the rain.
Once the southerly change bumped into a low pressure trough sitting just off the Sydney coast last night, things became electric between the two.
Flood-affected farmers in the Ravensthorpe shire on the south coast of WA say the State Government has been slow in reacting to their plight, adding there is a lack of comprehension around the scale of the damage.