Northern Tablelands Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 5:15 am EDT on Saturday 22 February 2020.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system in the Bight is extending a ridge to the Tasman Sea, while a trough of low pressure lies over inland New South Wales. The high will drift slowly eastwards during the next few days, maintaining a ridge along the coast while the inland trough moves further west. The next significant change looks set to arrive during the middle of the coming week.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely this afternoon. Winds easterly 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 20 to 26.

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

Sun protection 9:10am to 4:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Shower or two. Armidale 23
Partly cloudy. Inverell 28
Possible shower. Glen Innes 22

Sunday 23 February

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds east to southeasterly 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 24.

Monday 24 February

Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds easterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching 20 to 26.

Tuesday 25 February

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching 23 to 29.

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

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