Tuesday Sunny. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 22 to 27. Large and powerful surf conditions are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as rock fishing, swimming and surfing.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming NW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.
Thursday Mostly sunny morning. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h shifting SE 15 to 25 km/h during the day.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending E/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the day.
Hunter Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||16||27||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 19||60||W 15||45|
||16||25||70%||1-5mm||Nil||WNW 13||57||SW 15||45|
||16||27||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 18||61||SW 15||44|
||15||19||90%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 32||86||WNW 31||70|
||18||25||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 23||64||SSW 24||52|
||19||25||60%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 22||65||SSW 25||60|
||18||24||60%||1-5mm||Nil||WNW 13||64||SSW 21||61|
||15||25||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 18||71||WNW 21||51|
The Queensland Government will have the final say in assessing a major flood mitigation levee for Roma in the state's southern inland.
Residents in Tennant Creek say last weekend's rainfall was not recorded by the system that controversially replaced the local weather radar last year.
A deep low pressure system located over the Tasman Sea has whipped up wild winds and large waves in the past 24 hours, with maximum wave heights peaking at eight metres off the coast from Sydney.