North West Slopes and Plains Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 4:30 pm EST on Friday 19 August 2022.

Weather Situation

A cold front will move through the east today. A secondary fast-moving front will brush the south of the state on Saturday, before a new high moves over on Sunday. The next significant cold front will reach the far south late Monday and the remainder on Tuesday.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Clear. Winds southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening.

Saturday 20 August

Mostly sunny. Areas of morning frost. The chance of morning fog on the slopes. Light winds becoming southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 2 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 20.

Sun protection 9:50am to 2:20pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Tamworth 1 17
Sunny. Moree 3 19
Sunny. Narrabri 3 19

Sunday 21 August

Mostly sunny. The chance of fog in the south in the early morning. Patches of morning frost on the slopes. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to around 3 with daytime temperatures reaching between 17 and 22.

Monday 22 August

Partly cloudy. Patches of frost and the chance of fog on the slopes in the morning. Light winds becoming north to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then tending north to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 5 with daytime temperatures reaching between 17 and 23.

Tuesday 23 August

Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers in the south, high (70%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm on the southern slopes. Winds northerly 15 to 25 km/h shifting southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 17 and 23.

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

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