Forecast issued at 5:16 am EDT on Friday 27 March 2015.
A cold front and a trough extending from a low pressure centre to the south are crossing northeastern New South Wales and a strong high pressure system south of the Bight extends a ridge behind the front. The high will slowly move east over the next few days maintaining the ridge across the state.
Forecast for the rest of Friday
Mostly sunny. Winds westerly 25 to 40 km/h tending southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 14 and 20.
Fire Danger - Australian Capital Territory: High
UV Alert from 10:10 am to 4:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 7 [High]
Saturday 28 March
Sunny. Patchy frost. in the early morning. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to around 2 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 23.
Sunday 29 March
Patchy morning fog. Mostly sunny day. Winds westerly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to around 5 with daytime temperatures reaching 20 to 25.
Monday 30 March
Sunny. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching 22 to 27.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:30 pm EDT Friday.