Monday Mostly clear. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the early morning. Light winds becoming W/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Low-Moderate.
Wednesday Becoming cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a light shower in the north. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Thursday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the morning and afternoon. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h becoming N 35 to 45 km/h during the morning then turning W 30 to 35 km/h during the afternoon.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning and afternoon. Winds W/SW 25 to 35 km/h.
Midlands Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||8||17||70%||< 1mm||Nil||W 9||81||WSW 20||49|
Trampolines have flown into powerlines and a lightning strike has reportedly caused a house fire as a severe thunderstorm tracked from Sydney all along the coast up to northern NSW on Monday afternoon.
Those who blamed last week's blackout in South Australia on renewable energy are dead wrong.
Thunderstorms are affecting six states and territories this afternoon, four of which are under warning for severe storms.