Forecast issued at 5:15 am EDT on Monday 30 November 2015.
A high pressure system near New Zealand is extending a ridge to the north coast, with a weak trough bringing a southerly change to much of the coast overnight and today. A cold front/trough system is expected to cross the state during Tuesday and Wednesday followed by another high ridging in from the Bight.
Forecast for the rest of Monday
Hot and sunny. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures 33 to 39.
- Fire Danger
- New England: High
- Northern Slopes: Very High
- North Western: Very High
UV Alert from 8:40 am to 4:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]
Tuesday 1 December
Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds north to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching 34 to 39.
Wednesday 2 December
Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds northwest to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending southeast to southwesterly during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching 29 to 35.
Thursday 3 December
Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower on the slopes. Winds south to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending northeast to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching 24 to 34.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:30 pm EDT Monday.