Monday Hot and sunny. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 30 to 35.
Tuesday Hot and mostly sunny. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.
Wednesday Mostly sunny morning. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the evening. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h shifting S/SE 25 to 35 km/h during the morning then decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Thursday Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds S/SE 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|
||13||24||50%||1-5mm||Nil||NNE 10||79||NE 22||57|
||9||21||60%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 16||93||ENE 18||53|
||12||25||50%||1-5mm||Nil||NNE 13||74||ENE 22||46|
||14||22||60%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 13||74||NE 26||64|
The heat currently affecting southeastern Australia is rare, not just for this time of year but even for summer, covering an unusually large area.
As South Australia continues to heat up in unseasonably hot weather, the Country Fire Service (CFS) has issued an extreme fire danger rating for the Mount Lofty Ranges and the state's lower south-east.
A Western Queensland grazier who has overcome depression says he will not allow the current drought to drag him back into the dark days of negative thinking.