Friday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the south, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h tending SW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures between 13 and 19.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming W 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h.
Monday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, most likely in the morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h.
Illawarra Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||8||19||70%||1-5mm||Nil||WSW 24||68||SSW 22||53|
||5||13||80%||< 1mm||Slight||WSW 25||78||WSW 21||56|
||9||18||90%||1-5mm||Nil||WSW 23||70||S 23||54|
||12||18||70%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 27||55||S 24||54|
A moisture laden southerly flow directed by an East Coast Low interacted with an upper cold pool over parts of Victoria yesterday producing persistent and heavy showers.
Canberrans have endured a much harsher winter than any in the past decade.
Papua New Guinea's prime minister Peter O'Neill says he may review a recent ban on importing Australian fruit and vegetables into the country.