Monday Sunny day. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south later tonight. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.
Tuesday Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the early morning. Areas of morning fog about higher ground. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h before dawn then becoming light in the morning.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Patchy morning fog. Slight (20%) chance of a shower, most likely in the evening. Winds N/NW and light increasing to 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming NW 25 to 35 km/h during the day.
Thursday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon. Winds NW 15 to 20 km/h shifting S/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming S 25 to 35 km/h during the day.
Illawarra Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||18||29||50%||< 1mm||Nil||N 13||84||NNE 23||63|
||15||25||70%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 17||92||NNE 19||61|
||17||29||60%||< 1mm||Nil||N 14||86||NNE 20||59|
||20||26||50%||< 1mm||Nil||N 18||82||NE 27||69|
Blustery winds and thunderstorms are lashing Victoria today as a cold front sweeps across the state.
As Tropical Cyclone Debbie strengthens off the coast near Townsville in north Queensland, residents are being warned to prepare for the worst storm to hit the state since Cyclone Yasi in 2011.
Thousands of north Queenslanders are being evacuated as Cyclone Debbie bears down on the coast, bringing winds of up to 240 kilometres per hour and possibly a four-metre storm surge.