Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the south, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm and hail in the late afternoon and evening. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Monday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming S 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Low-Moderate.
Tuesday Mostly sunny. Light winds.
Wednesday Sunny. Winds N 25 to 40 km/h.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Winds N/NW 25 to 35 km/h tending W/NW during the morning then becoming light during the evening.
Midlands Weather Forecasts
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Severe thunderstorms that ravaged the Hunter region and the Central Coast of New South Wales are over, the Bureau of Meteorology says, but Ausgrid and SES volunteers are still working to repair the damage.
More than 12,000 insurance claims have already been lodged with damages at an estimated $31 million following the .
Southern parts of the Gulf of Carpentaria have been lashed with heavy rain and gusty winds as a tropical low makes its presence felt.