Monday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely later tonight. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h turning S/SE in the evening.
Tuesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/SW in the morning then tending SE/SW in the late evening.
Wednesday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon.
Thursday Partly cloudy. The chance of morning fog inland. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds N 15 to 20 km/h turning W/NW 25 to 35 km/h during the day.
Friday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe in the morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the evening.
Illawarra Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||12||23||20%||< 1mm||Nil||S 12||50||ESE 18||58|
||9||22||20%||< 1mm||Nil||S 11||60||ENE 22||48|
||13||24||10%||< 1mm||Nil||S 12||50||ESE 20||51|
||16||22||20%||< 1mm||Nil||S 14||57||ESE 19||64|
Trampolines have flown into powerlines and a lightning strike has reportedly caused a house fire as a severe thunderstorm tracked from Sydney all along the coast up to northern NSW on Monday afternoon.
Those who blamed last week's blackout in South Australia on renewable energy are dead wrong.
Thunderstorms are affecting six states and territories this afternoon, four of which are under warning for severe storms.