Friday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers along the coastal fringe, slight chance elsewhere. Winds SE 25 to 35 km/h.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.
Monday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower near the coast, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the day then tending E/NE during the evening.
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||21||28||80%||1-5mm||Nil||SE 9||84||SE 12||86|
||22||31||50%||1-5mm||Nil||SE 18||72||SE 25||66|
||19||25||60%||1-5mm||Nil||SE 17||83||SE 19||79|
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00:08 AEDT How do volcanoes affect the weather and what's going on with the Hunga Tonga Hunga Ha'apai eruption? Close to an eruption there is a huge impact as the volcano releases moisture, ash, and gases into the atmosphere. Within the volcanic plume, electrical charges can build to trigger lightning and the aerosols can seed rain.