Monday Cloud clearing. Patchy fog about higher ground early this morning. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day.
Wednesday Sunny. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds.
Illawarra Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||20||31||20%||< 1mm||Nil||N 12||71||NE 22||53|
||17||30||40%||< 1mm||Nil||N 18||76||NNE 18||38|
||19||32||40%||< 1mm||Nil||N 12||76||NE 22||43|
||21||28||20%||< 1mm||Nil||N 17||78||NE 23||64|
As expected, the rainfall totals were of the order of hundreds of millimetres on the Central Coast and Capricornia of Queensland over the course of the weekend, with some places having their largest falls this wet season.
The Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) says it was given just one day's notice about a major CSIRO restructure that could impact joint projects between the agencies.
With parts of regional Victoria struggling with dry condition, one remote community is taking matters into its own hands.