Wednesday Partly cloudy. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening. Large and powerful surf conditions in the afternoon and evening are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as rock fishing, swimming and surfing.
Thursday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h.
Friday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower about the Upper Hunter, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h.
Saturday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h tending W/NW 25 to 40 km/h during the morning then decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h during the evening.
Sunday Mostly sunny. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the evening.
Hunter Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||10||19||90%||5-10mm||Nil||S 9||90||SE 15||66|
||10||18||90%||10-20mm||Nil||SSE 3||83||ESE 11||76|
||10||19||90%||5-10mm||Nil||S 7||84||SE 14||65|
||8||14||80%||1-5mm||Nil||SE 19||81||SE 21||67|
||13||18||90%||5-10mm||Nil||SE 14||77||ESE 19||66|
||12||20||90%||10-20mm||Nil||SE 16||77||ESE 20||76|
||14||18||90%||10-20mm||Nil||SE 7||76||ESE 16||81|
||7||18||90%||1-5mm||Nil||SSE 7||81||SE 16||55|
Three rain-bearing systems will traverse New South Wales within the next seven days, rounding out a bumper May.
Surf lifesavers have issued a warning to beachgoers as a large swell closes stretches of the New South Wales coastline.
Rain has fallen across a large part of South Australia during Wednesday and there is more to come, mainly on Friday, coinciding with cold winds.