Newcastle Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm EST on Tuesday 25 April 2017.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Summary
Rain at times.
Chance of any rain: 90%

Newcastle area

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain becoming less likely later this evening. Winds northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.

Sun protection recommended from 9:30 am to 2:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 6 [High]

Wednesday 26 April

Summary
Min 18
Max 24
Shower or two. Becoming windy.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 2 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

Newcastle area

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon. Winds northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h turning westerly 30 to 45 km/h in the early afternoon.

Large and powerful surf conditions in the evening are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as rock fishing, swimming and surfing.

Fire Danger - High

Sun protection recommended from 9:40 am to 2:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Shower or two. Becoming windy. Newcastle 18 24
Shower or two. Becoming windy. Toronto 16 24
Shower or two. Becoming windy. Wallsend 16 24

Thursday 27 April

Summary
Min 12
Max 18
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.4 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Newcastle area

Becoming cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h turning westerly 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.

Large and powerful surf conditions are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as rock fishing, swimming and surfing.

Sun protection recommended from 9:50 am to 2:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

Friday 28 April

Summary
Min 12
Max 20
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.4 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Newcastle area

Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Winds southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h tending southerly 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon.

Large and powerful surf conditions are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as rock fishing, swimming and surfing.

Sun protection recommended from 9:50 am to 2:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

Saturday 29 April

Summary
Min 12
Max 21
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 20%

Newcastle area

Sunny day. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the evening. Light winds becoming southerly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon.

Sunday 30 April

Summary
Min 16
Max 21
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 3 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Newcastle area

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely during the morning. Winds southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h turning southerly during the morning.

Monday 1 May

Summary
Min 14
Max 22
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

Newcastle area

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. Light winds.

Tuesday 2 May

Summary
Min 14
Max 23
Possible late shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.4 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Newcastle area

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower later in the day. Light winds becoming southerly 15 to 20 km/h during the day.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:45 am EST Wednesday.

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