Mid North Coast Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 4:30 pm EDT on Tuesday 9 February 2016.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system developing over the western Tasman Sea extends a ridge along the New South Wales coast, while a weak trough lies across the state's west. The inland trough is expected to become orientated northwest-to-southeast during the second half of the week, with some eastern and central districts becoming more unsettled as an upper-level feature moves overhead.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower, mainly in the north. Winds south to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening.

Wednesday 10 February

Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming easterly 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching 25 to 30.

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

UV Alert from 9:10 am to 5:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Coffs Harbour 19 27
Partly cloudy. Kempsey 18 29
Partly cloudy. Port Macquarie 19 27
Partly cloudy. Taree 18 28
Partly cloudy. Forster 19 27

Thursday 11 February

Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the north, most likely in the early afternoon. Light winds becoming easterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching 26 to 31.

Friday 12 February

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm inland in the afternoon and evening. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching 25 to 30.

Saturday 13 February

Sunny or mostly sunny. Light winds becoming north to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 33.

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

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