Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower on the coastal fringe. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Wednesday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely from the late morning. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon.
Thursday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. Isolated thunderstorms near the coast in the late morning. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.
Friday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h turning E 15 to 25 km/h during the day.
Saturday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the evening.
||forecast||min||max||chance of rain||rain amount||frost risk||9am||3pm|
||13||20||90%||10-20mm||Nil||SE 11||84||ENE 15||86|
||10||15||90%||5-10mm||Nil||SSE 16||94||E 18||89|
||13||19||90%||10-20mm||Nil||SSE 14||85||E 15||85|
||15||20||90%||10-20mm||Nil||E 17||80||ENE 22||83|
17:34 EST A former top army officer has arrived in the flood ravaged Hunter Valley promising he won't just "sit in an office" during the recovery.