Riverina Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 4:31 pm EST on Friday 22 May 2015.

Weather Situation

A trough over the north of the state with showers and thunderstorms associated is moving slowly to the east. A complex low pressure system is expected to deepen over the western Tasman Sea today. A trough extending from the low to near the NSW south coast is expected to intensify and move to the north during the day, bringing rain and strong to gale-force southerly winds to much of the NSW coast. The low and trough are expected to move fairly rapidly away to the east later tonight and during Saturday as a strong high pressure system moves towards Victoria. The high should move over eastern NSW during Sunday.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Clear. Winds southerly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.

Saturday 23 May

Patches of morning frost in the southeast. Patchy fog in the early morning. Sunny day. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to around 3 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 19.

UV Alert from 11:10 am to 1:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 3 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Wagga Wagga 2 16
Early fog. Sunny. Albury 3 16
Sunny. Hay 4 18
Sunny. Deniliquin 3 17
Early fog. Sunny. Griffith 4 18

Sunday 24 May

Mostly sunny. Areas of frost and patchy fog in the south in the morning. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to around 3 with daytime temperatures reaching around 18.

Monday 25 May

Cloudy. Patchy morning fog in the east. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 17 and 21.

Tuesday 26 May

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 21.

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

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