Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely during this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm, with gusty winds in the far W during this afternoon and evening. Winds E/SE 25 to 35 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 26 to 36.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning then becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the south with the chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending W/SW during the morning then tending SE/SW during the evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the border in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east in the afternoon and evening. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Interior Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||23||36||20%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 16||20||WNW 19||15|
||22||38||30%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 11||25||W 15||15|
Financial assistance is being offered to farmers impacted by a severe hail storm in October in northern New South Wales.
A severe weather warning is in place for damaging winds up to 90 kilometres per hour in Canberra today.
Newcastle locals hoping for a morning swim ahead of a sweltering day have been left disappointed, with vandals emptying the city's ocean baths.