North West Slopes and Plains Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 5:15 am EST on Tuesday 14 July 2020.

Weather Situation

A low pressure system over the Tasman Sea is deepening. This system will whip up blustery winds and powerful waves along parts of the New South Wales coast today. Winds are expected to gradually ease on Wednesday, and the waves on Thursday, as the low moves east towards New Zealand and a high pressure ridge moves over the state from the west.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Partly cloudy. Areas of fog and frost on the slopes early this morning. Medium (50%) chance of showers on the southern slopes. Winds southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 12 and 17.

Sun protection 10:40am to 1:10pm, UV Index predicted to reach 3 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Shower or two. Tamworth 15
Partly cloudy. Moree 15
Partly cloudy. Narrabri 16

Wednesday 15 July

Mostly sunny. Areas of frost and the chance of fog on the northern slopes in the morning. Light winds becoming southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 4 with daytime temperatures reaching between 13 and 18.

Thursday 16 July

Mostly sunny. Areas of morning frost on the southern slopes. Light winds becoming south to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between zero and 3 with daytime temperatures reaching between 14 and 18.

Friday 17 July

Sunny. Light winds becoming south to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 4 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 20.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:30 pm EST Tuesday.

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