GAV’S WEATHER: HOT START TO THE WEEK

On the satellite, the nation is still almost completely cloud free which is causing things to heat up.

There is cloud cover over Queensland, with Cyclone Oma.

Tomorrow, the weather is set to be dominated by strengthening high pressure systems.

These are centred along way to the south west.

It will be extremely hot for northern New South Wales ahead of a southerly change that will arrive in Newcastle before lunch, triggering showers and storms.

North of the change, things will be extremely hot for northern New South Wales.

After the change, there will be a week of strong onshore winds for the coast.

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