Forecast issued at 4:30 pm EST on Wednesday 17 September 2014.
A weak low pressure system and associated trough lie over the Tasman Sea, with a high pressure system located over the Bight. A cold front near Tasmania is expected to clip the far southeast parts of New South Wales later in the day. The high pressure system is expected to strengthen a ridge over western parts of the state. Over the next few days, the low over the Tasman is forecast to move slowly east away from the coast, while the high pressure centre moves towards New South Wales.
Forecast for the rest of Wednesday
Mostly clear. Winds southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Thursday 18 September
Becoming cloudy. Winds southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 4 with daytime temperatures reaching between 14 and 19.
- Fire Danger
- Eastern Riverina: Low-Moderate
- Southern Riverina: Low-Moderate
- Northern Riverina: Low-Moderate
UV Alert from 9:40 am to 2:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]
Friday 19 September
Fog in the south early in the morning. Areas of morning frost. Mostly sunny day. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between zero and 4 with daytime temperatures reaching between 17 and 20.
Saturday 20 September
Areas of morning fog. Areas of morning frost in the east. Sunny day. Light winds becoming southerly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between zero and 3 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 22.
Sunday 21 September
Morning fog. Areas of morning frost in the east. Sunny day. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 5 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:15 am EST Thursday.