Tuesday Cloudy. Scattered showers, becoming less likely at night. The chance of thunderstorms this evening, mainly inland. Winds S 35 to 50 km/h turning SW in the evening. Large and powerful surf conditions in the afternoon and evening are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as rock fishing, swimming and surfing.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. The chance of showers, mainly near the coast. Winds S/SW 35 to 50 km/h.
Thursday Partly cloudy. The chance of showers. Winds SW 25 to 35 km/h turning S in the morning.
Friday Cloudy. High chance of showers. Winds S 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Winds S 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|
||8||18||60%||1-5mm||Nil||S 17||75||SSE 16||61|
||5||12||80%||< 1mm||Slight||S 16||80||SE 22||60|
||9||17||60%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 18||72||SSE 21||62|
||12||17||60%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 22||68||SSE 24||69|
The Southwest Land Division is starting spring as winter ended, wet, helping grain crops recover after a drier-than-normal winter The Southwest Land Division dried out during August then picked up reasonable rain at the end of the month and is about to get spring off to a wet start, giving grain farmers some hope.
Broadacre crop growers in the Mallee region of South Australia and Victoria could be able to minimise losses from severe frost if they get more decent rain.
The latest bushfire outlook has warned of a heightened risk of fires across South Australia this summer.