Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers inland, most likely during this afternoon and early evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm inland, with gusty winds during this afternoon and evening. Possible heavy falls in the east during this afternoon and evening. Winds E/NE 20 to 30 km/h tending SE/SW in the late afternoon then tending NE/SE in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 35 to 40.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers or thunderstorms inland, most likely in the afternoon and early evening. Heavy falls exceeding 40 mm possible inland. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending SE/SW in the early afternoon then tending NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers inland, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds NE/SE 20 to 30 km/h tending NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending E/SE 20 to 30 km/h during the day.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers in the southwest, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Heavy falls exceeding 40 mm possible in the southwest. Winds NE/SE 25 to 35 km/h tending NW/NE 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then tending NE/SE during the afternoon.
||forecast||min||max||chance of rain||rain amount||frost risk||9am||3pm|
||22||30||40%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 16||65||WSW 25||56|
||23||31||40%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 12||66||NW 16||52|
||24||29||40%||-||Nil||NNW 9||65||N 9||44|
||22||34||60%||1-5mm||Nil||ENE 20||49||NE 20||34|
||22||34||60%||1-5mm||Nil||ENE 22||51||ENE 21||32|
||21||33||60%||5-10mm||Nil||WNW 10||66||NNW 9||40|
||22||33||40%||1-5mm||Nil||ENE 27||41||NE 20||28|
07:19 EDT Hunter winemakers are hopeful that the 2015 red wine vintage can be saved despite recent heavy rains.