Wednesday Partly cloudy, although generally sunny inland this afternoon. Winds S 20 to 30 km/h turning SE 25 to 35 km/h in the afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 14 and 18. Low-Moderate.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Areas of fog in the east in the early morning. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending SE/SW during afternoon then becoming light in the evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. Patchy morning fog in the southeast. Slight (30%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the afternoon. Winds NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon.
Central Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||9||18||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 14||68||SE 15||54|
||7||21||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 14||73||SSE 19||44|
||4||21||10%||< 1mm||Slight||ESE 18||81||NNE 17||48|
||7||20||30%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 7||76||S 9||46|
||7||20||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 9||79||SE 18||45|
||9||18||30%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 7||78||SSE 10||61|
||9||19||30%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 7||79||S 9||59|
||4||20||5%||< 1mm||Slight||ESE 9||81||SE 12||47|
||7||20||10%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 8||82||SE 11||55|
After a four-day run of exceptional early-season heat across Sydney, commuters will be greeted with a cool blast when they step out of the door this morning.
Cooler weather conditions have slowed a bushfire burning through bushland on Eyre Peninsula in South Australia.
It is the last day of a heat spell that has baked New South Wales, and like cinema choc-tops, records continue to melt.