Lower Western Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 5:15 am EST on Saturday 22 July 2017.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system over southeast Australia is promoting fine and mostly clear conditions in New South Wales. The high will move to the state's northeast later today, while a weak cold front approaches from the southwest. This front will skim across the south on Sunday, bringing windy conditions but little in the way of precipitation, before the high across the north reasserts its dominance on Monday. A more significant cold front is forecast to affect the region mid-week.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Mostly sunny. Areas of frost this morning, mainly in the east. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the Victorian border, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds northerly 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 18 and 21.

Sun protection 11:30am to 2:10pm, UV Index predicted to reach 3 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Light morning frost. Sunny. Ivanhoe 19
Sunny. Broken Hill 19

Sunday 23 July

Sunny. Winds north to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h turning westerly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s.

Monday 24 July

Sunny. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to around 4 with daytime temperatures reaching around 20.

Tuesday 25 July

Sunny. Light winds becoming north to northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:30 pm EST Saturday.

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