Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers near the south coast, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h turning W 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon and evening.
Tuesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm near the south coast in the early morning. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h turning S/SW 25 to 35 km/h during the day.
Wednesday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the south coast. Light winds.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the south coast. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then tending S/SE during the evening.
Southwest Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||13||28||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 10||56||SW 10||41|
||11||29||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 6||63||SSE 1||29|
||12||26||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 9||66||S 14||46|
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.