Wednesday Sunny. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon then tending N/NE in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 17 and 21.
Thursday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds N/NE 25 to 35 km/h turning NW 35 to 50 km/h in the early afternoon then decreasing to 25 to 40 km/h in the evening.
Friday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. Winds W/NW 25 to 40 km/h.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h increasing to 35 to 50 km/h during the morning.
Illawarra Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||11||20||90%||1-5mm||Nil||NNE 27||78||NNW 28||64|
|Windy with rain
||8||11||90%||1-5mm||Nil||NE 30||95||NNW 29||75|
||11||16||90%||1-5mm||Nil||NE 26||80||NNW 29||63|
||14||18||90%||1-5mm||Nil||NNE 31||75||NNW 28||65|
Victorians are bracing for heavy rain and winds of up to 100 kilometres per hour as an intense low pressure system moves across the state from the west.
Wild weather described as a "cyclone" is expected to hit South Australia from midday, with flood watches in place across the state.
Some flights are set to resume to and from Bali in the wake of a volcanic ash cloud which has during the Australian school holiday period.