Lithgow Forecast

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Forecast updated at 6:26 pm EDT on Tuesday 18 December 2018.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Summary
Cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 30%

Central Tablelands area

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower or drizzle patches on and east of the ranges, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm early this evening. Light winds becoming easterly 20 to 30 km/h in the evening.

Sun protection recommended from 8:20 am to 5:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 15 [Extreme]

Wednesday 19 December

Summary
Min 15
Max 25
Showers. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 6 to 15 mm
Chance of any rain: 90%

Central Tablelands area

Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening, possibly severe. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northwest to northeasterly in the middle of the day then tending east to northeasterly in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching 25 to 34.

Fire Danger
Greater Hunter: Low-Moderate
Greater Sydney Region: Low-Moderate
Illawarra/Shoalhaven: Low-Moderate
Southern Ranges: Low-Moderate
Central Ranges: Low-Moderate
North Western: High

Sun protection recommended from 8:20 am to 5:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 15 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Showers. Possible storm. Orange 15 29
Showers. Possible storm. Mudgee 19 33
Showers. Possible storm. Bathurst 16 30
Showers. Possible storm. Lithgow 15 25
Showers. Possible storm. Katoomba 15 22
Showers. Possible storm. Springwood 18 25

Thursday 20 December

Summary
Min 16
Max 30
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 2 to 8 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

Central Tablelands area

Hot. Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and early evening. The chance of a gusty thunderstorm in the afternoon and early evening. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northwest to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then tending northeast to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching 31 to 37.

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

Friday 21 December

Summary
Min 15
Max 23
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 3 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

Central Tablelands area

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers about the Blue Mountains, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming northeast to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching 22 to 32.

Sun protection recommended from 8:20 am to 5:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 15 [Extreme]

Saturday 22 December

Summary
Min 12
Max 21
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 2 to 6 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Central Tablelands area

Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers about the Blue Mountains, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm on and east of the ranges. Light winds becoming southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then turning south to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching 20 to 28.

Sunday 23 December

Summary
Min 9
Max 18
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 2 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

Monday 24 December

Summary
Min 9
Max 23
Mostly sunny.
Chance of any rain: 5%

Tuesday 25 December

Summary
Min 10
Max 26
Sunny.
Chance of any rain: 5%

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

Product derived from IDN11060 and IDN11030