Forecast issued at 4:34 pm EST on Monday 20 May 2013.
A high pressure ride over New South Wales is weakening. During Wednesday and Thursday a low pressure trough will move across the state follow by an upper trough. The surface trough will deepen into a low off the central coast on Thursday night or early Friday before moving rapidly east- southeast during Saturday. Behind the trough another high pressure trough is expected to develop throughout by Saturday.
Forecast for the rest of Monday
Partly cloudy. Winds west to northwesterly and light.
Tuesday 21 May
Partly cloudy. Areas of fog in the morning, mainly in the south. Patchy rain in the west late in the evening. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to around 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 17 and 20.
UV Alert from 11:20 am to 1:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 3 [Moderate]
Wednesday 22 May
Cloudy. Areas of morning fog in the southeast. Areas of rain, more frequent in the north. Winds easterly 15 to 20 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching around 14.
Thursday 23 May
Cloudy. Patchy rain contracting to the north and clearing during the evening. Winds southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h turning southerly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 14 and 17.
Friday 24 May
Partly cloudy. Winds south to southwesterly and light increasing to 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching around 16.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:15 am EST Tuesday.