Maitland Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:15 am EDT on Thursday 8 December 2016.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Summary
Max 36
Shower or two developing. Possible afternoon storm.
Chance of any rain: 60%

Hunter area

Partly cloudy. Patchy fog early this morning, mainly about the Upper Hunter. High (80%) chance of showers about the Upper Hunter, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms this afternoon and evening, more likely about the Upper Hunter and possibly severe. Winds north to northeasterly and light tending north to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then increasing to 25 to 40 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures 30 to 36.

Fire Danger
North Coast: Low-Moderate
Greater Hunter: High
Greater Sydney Region: High
Central Ranges: Very High

Sun protection recommended from 8:40 am to 5:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Shower or two developing. Possible afternoon storm. Newcastle 28
Shower or two developing. Possible afternoon storm. Maitland 36
Showers developing. Likely afternoon storm. Singleton 36
Possible afternoon shower or storm. Gosford 32
Showers developing. Likely afternoon storm. Scone 34

Friday 9 December

Summary
Min 17
Max 29
Early shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 3 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

Hunter area

Medium (50%) chance of showers in the early morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the early morning. Sunny day. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h turning west to southwesterly early then tending east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching 23 to 29.

Sun protection recommended from 8:40 am to 5:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

Saturday 10 December

Summary
Min 13
Max 26
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 20%

Hunter area

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower about the Lower Hunter in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming northeast to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching 23 to 28.

Sun protection recommended from 8:40 am to 5:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

Sunday 11 December

Summary
Min 14
Max 29
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.4 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Hunter area

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming northeast to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching 25 to 30.

Sun protection recommended from 8:30 am to 5:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 15 [Extreme]

Monday 12 December

Summary
Min 15
Max 32
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 20%

Tuesday 13 December

Summary
Min 17
Max 36
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 20%

Wednesday 14 December

Summary
Min 21
Max 37
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:30 pm EDT Thursday.

Product derived from IDN11060 and IDN11026