Saturday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north. Winds S/SE 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 18 and 22.
Sunday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Monday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds.
Illawarra Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||18||26||90%||10-20mm||Nil||SE 8||79||ESE 20||77|
||15||25||80%||5-10mm||Nil||ESE 16||84||ESE 25||63|
||18||28||90%||1-5mm||Nil||ESE 8||74||ESE 22||63|
||20||25||90%||10-20mm||Nil||SE 15||80||ESE 17||84|
Once the southerly change bumped into a low pressure trough sitting just off the Sydney coast last night, things became electric between the two.
Flood-affected farmers in the Ravensthorpe shire on the south coast of WA say the State Government has been slow in reacting to their plight, adding there is a lack of comprehension around the scale of the damage.
The seasonal outlook for autumn is hot and dry, but what is causing it? Both maximum and minimum temperatures look to be above average, especially for central Australia, extending down through inland NSW and western VIC.