Mid North Coast Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast updated at 5:18 am EDT on Monday 2 February 2015.

Weather Situation

A deep low pressure system over the southwestern Tasman Sea and is moving east and weakening as a high pressure system moves south of the Bight extending a ridge to the northern coast of New South Wales. The coastal ridge will strengthen today and tomorrow and a low pressure trough will develop over the northeastern inland. The high is expected to be positioned east of Tasmania on Friday maintaining the ridge to the north.

Forecast for the rest of Monday

Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, with heavy falls possible at times. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming south to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day then tending south to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 20 to 26.

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

UV Alert from 8:50 am to 5:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Showers. Possible storm. Coffs Harbour 25
Showers. Possible storm. Kempsey 26
Showers. Possible storm. Port Macquarie 26
Showers. Possible storm. Taree 25
Showers. Possible storm. Forster 24

Tuesday 3 February

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds south to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending south to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 25.

Wednesday 4 February

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the evening. Light winds becoming south to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching 20 to 26.

Thursday 5 February

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. Winds south to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending south to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching between 17 and 24.

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

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