No warnings for the Australian Capital Territory
Forecast issued at 4:31 pm EDT on Friday 27 March 2015.
A strong high pressure ridge lies over southeastern Australia. On Monday a low pressure trough will develop over northeastern New South Wales and then it will move east and weaken during Wednesday as a cold front passes to the south. Another strong high is expected to move over the southwestern Tasman Sea behind the front extending a ridge across the state.
Forecast for the rest of Friday
Clear. Winds southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Saturday 28 March
Sunny. Areas of frost in the early morning. Light winds becoming northeast to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 2 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 23.
Fire Danger - Australian Capital Territory: High
UV Alert from 10:10 am to 4:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 7 [High]
Sunday 29 March
Mostly sunny . Light winds becoming west to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching 20 to 26.
Monday 30 March
Mostly sunny. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching 21 to 26.
Tuesday 31 March
Mostly sunny. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to around 8 with daytime temperatures reaching 22 to 27.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:15 am EDT Saturday.