North West Slopes and Plains Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 4:30 pm EST on Saturday 29 April 2017.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system is moving over southeastern Australia from the west. The high will move over the Tasman Sea on Sunday and weaken. A cold front will cross New South Wales during Monday and Tuesday with another high moving south of the Bight, extending a ridge behind it.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Clear. Light winds.

Sunday 30 April

Sunny. Areas of fog on the southern slopes in the early morning. Light winds becoming northeast to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Fire Danger
New England: Low-Moderate
Northern Slopes: Low-Moderate
North Western: Low-Moderate

Sun protection 9:30am to 2:40pm, UV Index predicted to reach 6 [High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Tamworth 6 24
Sunny. Moree 8 24
Sunny. Narrabri 7 24

Monday 1 May

Partly cloudy. Areas of fog on the southern slopes in the early morning. Light winds becoming northwest to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Tuesday 2 May

Partly cloudy. Areas of morning fog on the southern slopes. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Wednesday 3 May

Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching 20 to 25.

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

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