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Forecast issued at 5:00 am EDT on Thursday 23 February 2017.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Summary
Max 33
Sunny.
Chance of any rain: 10%

Sunny. Light winds becoming northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the early afternoon.

Fire Danger - Very High

Sun protection recommended from 9:30 am to 5:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Orange 33
Mostly sunny. Bathurst 35
Possible afternoon shower. Katoomba 30
Sunny. Mudgee 36
Possible afternoon shower. Lithgow 32
Sunny. Springwood 33
Possible afternoon shower. Jenolan Caves 33
Sunny. Wellington 38

Friday 24 February

Summary
Min 14
Max 32
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

Sunny morning. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and early evening. Light winds becoming west to southwesterly 20 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the late evening.

Sun protection recommended from 9:30 am to 5:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

Saturday 25 February

Summary
Min 14
Max 25
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 2 to 8 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds easterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming easterly 20 to 25 km/h during the evening.

Sun protection recommended from 9:40 am to 5:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

Sunday 26 February

Summary
Min 12
Max 23
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon. Winds easterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming easterly 20 to 25 km/h during the afternoon.

Sun protection recommended from 9:40 am to 5:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

Monday 27 February

Summary
Min 11
Max 26
Possible afternoon shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.4 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower later in the day. Winds easterly 15 to 20 km/h.

Tuesday 28 February

Summary
Min 12
Max 27
Mostly sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 20%

Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds easterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northeasterly during the morning.

Wednesday 1 March

Summary
Min 12
Max 27
Possible late shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.4 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming easterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:10 pm EDT Thursday.

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