Friday Mostly sunny morning. Patchy fog in the north early this morning. Slight (30%) chance of a shower later tonight. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 23 to 29.
Saturday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h turning W/SW 20 to 30 km/h early in the morning.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h turning S/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening.
Monday Partly cloudy. Light winds.
Illawarra Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||12||20||80%||1-5mm||Nil||SW 17||84||SW 26||59|
||9||13||50%||1-5mm||Nil||WSW 20||95||WSW 30||54|
||11||17||90%||1-5mm||Nil||SSW 17||86||SSW 23||60|
||15||19||80%||1-5mm||Nil||SW 20||80||SSW 24||61|
Victoria and Tasmania won't have time to recover from damaging winds this morning, with rain threatening to cause flooding across both states in the next 24 hours.
Hundreds of Victorians have been left without power as strong winds batter the state, with gusts of more than 100 kilometres per hour recorded at Melbourne airport.
Smoke blanketing Sydney this morning gave a face to a typically invisible phenomenon in our atmosphere, known as a temperature inversion.