Central Tablelands Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast updated at 6:30 pm EST on Thursday 25 August 2016.

Weather Situation

A low pressure system over the western Tasman Sea will continue moving east away from the New South Wales coast on Thursday, as a high pressure system over the Bight moves east and extends a ridge across the state. This high pressure system will then become the dominant weather feature for Friday and the weekend.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Mostly clear. Slight (20%) chance of a shower on and east of the ranges. Snow possible above 1000 metres. Winds west to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h.

Friday 26 August

Partly cloudy. Patchy fog in the west in the early morning. Areas of morning frost. Winds west to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending south to southwesterly in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 2 and 2 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 9 and 15.

Sun protection 10:10am to 2:30pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Light morning frost. Partly cloudy. Orange -1 9
Morning frost. Partly cloudy. Mudgee -1 14
Light morning frost. Partly cloudy. Bathurst -1 13
Light morning frost. Partly cloudy. Lithgow -1 11
Light morning frost. Partly cloudy. Katoomba 1 11
Partly cloudy. Springwood 5 15

Saturday 27 August

Partly cloudy. Areas of fog and frost in the morning. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 3 and 2 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 10 and 16.

Sunday 28 August

Partly cloudy. Patchy morning fog. Areas of morning frost. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 1 and 3 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 12 and 18.

Monday 29 August

Patchy morning fog. Areas of morning frost in the south. Mostly sunny day. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 1 and 4 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 20.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:15 am EST Friday.

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