Wednesday Mostly clear. Slight (20%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe in the south, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds.
Thursday Sunny. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Friday Mostly sunny. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon.
Saturday Sunny. Areas of morning fog about higher ground. Light winds.
Sunday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of rain in the afternoon and evening. Winds N 15 to 25 km/h.
Illawarra Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||9||23||5%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 7||64||NNE 14||60|
||6||20||5%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 15||66||NW 16||45|
||10||23||5%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 15||57||N 14||47|
||14||22||5%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 10||60||NNE 16||63|
A deep cold front has swept through Melbourne and parts of southern Victoria, uprooting trees and damaging buildings with wind gusts of more than 100 kilometres per hour (kph).
After a disappointingly dry wet season, the start of the dry season is bearing some healthy rainfall.
"I wouldn't say the drought is over ...