Sunday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, heavy at times on and east of the escarpment. The chance of a thunderstorm during the morning and afternoon. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 18 and 23.
Monday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.
Tuesday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds.
Wednesday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds.
Illawarra Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||18||26||90%||20-40mm||Nil||S 6||80||SE 18||77|
||16||23||90%||5-10mm||Nil||SSE 13||83||SE 23||68|
||18||25||90%||10-20mm||Nil||S 9||77||SE 19||69|
||21||24||90%||10-20mm||Nil||SSE 13||79||SE 17||83|
If you wanted to stay a bit warmer today, a dip in the ocean is probably your best bet, despite the rain.
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.