Forecast issued at 4:52 am EDT on Tuesday 27 January 2015.
A low pressure trough over northeastern New South Wales will move west today and weaken tomorrow as a high pressure system moves towards Tasmania extending a ridge along the coast. Another trough is expected to deepen offshore during Thursday with a low developing in it over the southwestern Tasman Sea while a weak ride persist across the state.
Forecast for the rest of Tuesday
Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, becoming less likely late this afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming easterly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 15 and 20.
Fire Danger - Australian Capital Territory: Low-Moderate
UV Alert from 9:10 am to 5:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]
Wednesday 28 January
Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming south to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 22.
Thursday 29 January
Partly cloudy. Winds southerly 15 to 20 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 23.
Friday 30 January
Mostly sunny morning. Slight (20%) chance of a shower, most likely in the afternoon. Winds south to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending west to southwesterly during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching between 17 and 24.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:30 pm EDT Tuesday.