Wednesday Partly cloudy. Winds S/SE 25 to 45 km/h decreasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then becoming SE and light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 17 and 21.
Thursday Cloudy. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending NE during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning fog. Slight (30%) chance of a shower, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon.
Illawarra Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||13||27||80%||1-5mm||Nil||N 5||75||NE 15||58|
||12||23||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 14||70||NW 18||50|
||14||27||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 12||68||NE 17||48|
||16||25||80%||1-5mm||Nil||N 11||65||NE 18||64|
Upper Hunter farmers are concerned a spike in warm weather across the region could take its toll on crop yields.
After a four-day run of exceptional early-season heat across Sydney, commuters will be greeted with a cool blast when they step out of the door this morning.
Cooler weather conditions have slowed a bushfire burning through bushland on Eyre Peninsula in South Australia.