North West Slopes and Plains Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 4:30 pm EST on Wednesday 29 June 2016.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system currently lies over southeastern Australia. The high will begin to weaken on Thursday morning as a cold front approaches the state, with the front expected to cross New South Wales on Thursday night and Friday morning. A new high pressure system will follow in the wake of the change and become the dominant feature over the weekend.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Clear. Light winds.

Thursday 30 June

Partly cloudy. Areas of frost and patchy fog on the slopes in the morning. Light winds becoming northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 1 and 3 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 13 and 18.

UV Alert from 10:40 am to 1:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Tamworth 0 15
Becoming cloudy. Moree 2 17
Partly cloudy. Narrabri 2 16

Friday 1 July

Partly cloudy. Patchy fog on the northern slopes in the early morning. Light winds becoming southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 5 with daytime temperatures reaching between 11 and 16.

Saturday 2 July

Sunny. Areas of morning frost on the slopes. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between zero and 4 with daytime temperatures reaching between 12 and 15.

Sunday 3 July

Patchy morning fog. Areas of morning frost. Sunny day. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between zero and 4 with daytime temperatures reaching between 14 and 17.

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

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