Northern Rivers Forecast

No warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 4:31 pm EST on Friday 25 July 2014.

Weather Situation

A low pressure trough over central New South Wales is moving to the northeast and it will move off the coast later on Saturday as a high pressure system moves over southeastern Australia. The next cold front is expected to cross the state during Thursday and Friday.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Mostly clear. Winds northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.

Saturday 26 July

Partly cloudy. Patchy fog inland early in the morning. Isolated showers and thunderstorms in the south from the early morning, extending throughout from the late morning. Winds north to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning then becoming west to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

UV Alert from 10:10 am to 1:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Shower or two clearing. Byron Bay 15 20
Shower or two clearing. Lismore 12 23
Shower or two clearing. Grafton 10 23
Shower or two clearing Ballina 10 22
Shower or two clearing. Tweed Heads 13 22

Sunday 27 July

Patchy fog in the north early in the morning. Sunny day. Winds westerly 15 to 20 km/h tending southwesterly before dawn then becoming light in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s.

Monday 28 July

Patchy morning fog in the south. Sunny day. Light winds becoming north to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Tuesday 29 July

Sunny. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:15 am EST Saturday.

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