Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower during the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm inland during this afternoon and early evening. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to high 20s.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then tending N/NE in the evening.
Monday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm about higher ground in the morning and afternoon. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 25 km/h before shifting S 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm inland. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning.
Illawarra Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||15||25||50%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 13||67||ESE 19||70|
||13||23||50%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 12||79||E 20||63|
||16||24||30%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 12||68||E 20||62|
||18||23||50%||< 1mm||Nil||S 18||71||SE 19||76|
Temperatures will remain above 40 degrees Celsius in parts of central and southern Queensland until at least Wednesday next week, the Bureau of Meterology (BOM) warns.
Hot weather can take a serious toll on our health.
The sort of temperatures that see roads melt and cold taps flowing with boiling water are set to scorch Sydney and northern New South Wales over the next few days with the weather bureau officially forecasting a rare "extreme heatwave".