North West Slopes and Plains Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 5:15 am EDT on Thursday 8 December 2022.

Weather Situation

A trough and cold front are sweeping over eastern parts of the state today bringing significantly cooler conditions in its wake. After this a ridge of high pressure is expected to briefly develop before the next cold front moves across the state from late Sunday and early next week, again bringing unsettled, cool and windy conditions.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Mostly sunny. Winds south to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming southwesterly 25 to 40 km/h in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures 25 to 32.

Fire Danger
New England: Moderate
Northern Slopes: High
North Western: High

Sun protection 8:40am to 5:00pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Tamworth 28
Mostly sunny. Moree 31
Mostly sunny. Narrabri 29

Friday 9 December

Mostly sunny. Winds south to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending west to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon then tending south to southwesterly in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching 25 to 30.

Saturday 10 December

Mostly sunny. Winds southeast to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northwest to northeasterly during the morning then tending northeast to southeasterly during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 33.

Sunday 11 December

Mostly sunny day. The chance of a thunderstorm in the evening. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northwest to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching 30 to 36.

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

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