Forecast issued at 5:16 am EDT on Monday 2 February 2015.
A deep low pressure system over the southwestern Tasman Sea and is moving east and weakening as a high pressure system moves south of the Bight extending a ridge to the northern coast of New South Wales. The coastal ridge will strengthen today and tomorrow and a low pressure trough will develop over the northeastern inland. The high is expected to be positioned east of Tasmania on Friday maintaining the ridge to the north.
Forecast for the rest of Monday
Sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north this afternoon. Winds south to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.
- Fire Danger
- Eastern Riverina: High
- Southern Riverina: High
- Northern Riverina: Low-Moderate
UV Alert from 9:30 am to 5:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]
Tuesday 3 February
Sunny. Winds south to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending east to northeasterly in the morning then tending south to southwesterly in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.
Wednesday 4 February
Sunny. Winds southerly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 30s.
Thursday 5 February
Mostly sunny. Winds south to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h turning easterly during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:30 pm EDT Monday.