Saturday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 22 to 30.
Sunday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h.
Monday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers along the coastal fringe, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the evening.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming E/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|
||19||30||90%||10-20mm||Nil||SSE 8||84||SE 18||60|
||20||29||90%||20-40mm||Nil||SSE 4||85||SE 14||77|
||19||30||90%||10-20mm||Nil||SSE 6||86||SE 15||65|
||17||27||80%||1-5mm||Nil||SSE 20||87||SSE 25||58|
||21||25||90%||10-20mm||Nil||SSE 9||82||SE 21||70|
||21||25||90%||10-20mm||Nil||SSE 9||91||SE 19||90|
||22||26||90%||10-20mm||Nil||SSE 8||91||SE 19||89|
||17||32||90%||1-5mm||Nil||SSE 7||86||SSE 19||52|
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.
The seasonal outlook for autumn is hot and dry, but what is causing it? Both maximum and minimum temperatures look to be above average, especially for central Australia, extending down through inland NSW and western VIC.