North West Slopes and Plains Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 4:30 pm EST on Tuesday 3 May 2016.

Weather Situation

A cold front will slip south of New South Wales on Tuesday as a high pressure ridge builds across central parts of the state, and a low pressure trough weakens in the northeast. Following the cold front, the establishing high pressure ridge will become the dominant synoptic feature until Sunday when the next cold front is forecast to affect the state.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Mostly clear. Winds westerly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.

Wednesday 4 May

Sunny. Patchy fog on the slopes in the early morning. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

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

UV Alert from 9:40 am to 2:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Tamworth 9 24
Sunny. Moree 10 25
Sunny. Narrabri 9 25

Thursday 5 May

Sunny. Patchy fog on the southern slopes in the early morning. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 20s.

Friday 6 May

Partly cloudy. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 20s.

Saturday 7 May

Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

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

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