Forster Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:30 pm EDT on Monday 16 January 2017.

Forecast for the rest of Monday

Summary
Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 5%

Mid North Coast area

Partly cloudy. Winds northeast to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.

Deceptively powerful surf conditions in the afternoon and evening are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as rock fishing and swimming.

Sun protection recommended from 8:50 am to 5:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 15 [Extreme]

Tuesday 17 January

Summary
Min 20
Max 30
Mostly sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 5%

Mid North Coast area

Hot. Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower about higher ground in the morning and early afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds northwest to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming north to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching 31 to 38.

Fire Danger
North Coast: High
Greater Hunter: Very High
New England: Low-Moderate
Northern Slopes: High

Sun protection recommended from 8:50 am to 5:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 16 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Coffs Harbour 21 33
Mostly sunny. Kempsey 19 35
Mostly sunny. Port Macquarie 20 32
Mostly sunny. Taree 20 35
Mostly sunny. Forster 20 30

Wednesday 18 January

Summary
Min 23
Max 35
Hot. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 4 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

Mid North Coast area

Hot. Sunny morning. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds north to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h shifting south to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 35 to 42.

Sun protection recommended from 8:50 am to 5:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 16 [Extreme]

Thursday 19 January

Summary
Min 20
Max 25
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 2 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

Mid North Coast area

Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm about higher ground in the afternoon. Winds south to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching 23 to 28.

Sun protection recommended from 8:50 am to 5:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 16 [Extreme]

Friday 20 January

Summary
Min 20
Max 29
Showers developing.
Possible rainfall: 4 to 10 mm
Chance of any rain: 90%

Mid North Coast area

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon. Winds north to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h turning west to northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching 29 to 34.

Saturday 21 January

Summary
Min 22
Max 27
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 5 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

Sunday 22 January

Summary
Min 20
Max 26
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

Monday 23 January

Summary
Min 19
Max 27
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 20%

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:15 am EDT Tuesday.

Product derived from IDN11060 and IDN11025