Tuesday Hot and humid. Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely during this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and early evening. Winds NW 30 to 45 km/h ahead of a cool S/SE change 25 to 35 km/h in the early afternoon, decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 30s.
Wednesday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Light winds.
Thursday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. Light winds.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then tending N during the evening.
Illawarra Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||19||28||30%||< 1mm||Nil||S 19||71||SSE 21||66|
||18||32||20%||< 1mm||Nil||S 20||72||SE 21||53|
||20||30||20%||< 1mm||Nil||S 16||66||SSE 20||60|
||22||27||30%||< 1mm||Nil||S 24||78||SSE 19||75|
As the mercury soars in Sydney today, spare a thought for the people of Moree in northern New South Wales, who are in the midst of a record-breaking heatwave.
Territorians should brace themselves for a very wet week, with rainfalls of up to 300 millimetres expected in some areas.
Severe thunderstorms are affecting three states this afternoon.