Tuesday Sunny. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 20s.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the east, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning.
Thursday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm, with possible heavy falls in the east. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the afternoon.
Friday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southeast in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming S/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening.
||forecast||min||max||chance of rain||rain amount||frost risk||9am||3pm|
||10||24||5%||< 1mm||Nil||N 4||64||WSW 6||38|
||8||26||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 7||56||S 7||26|
||10||25||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 5||59||WNW 6||33|
||8||25||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 7||67||SSE 7||39|
||8||24||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 5||68||SSE 6||39|
||8||24||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 11||68||SSW 10||41|
||10||23||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 10||75||SW 11||44|
||11||24||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 5||68||SSW 7||44|
08:23 EST A Newcastle energy scientist says if extreme weather events become more frequent, homes and communities may need to investigate back-up power supplies.