Forecast issued at 5:15 am EDT on Saturday 8 March 2014.
A broad low pressure trough lies over most of New South Wales. The trough will deepen in the southeast this morning before moving west and weakening during Sunday as a slow-moving high pressure system moves over the southwestern Tasman Sea strengthening a ridge across the state. The next trough is expected to move over the state on Tuesday.
Forecast for the rest of Saturday
Mostly sunny. Isolated showers in the southeast. The chance of thunderstorms in the east from the late morning until this evening. Light winds becoming east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 30s.
- Fire Danger
- Eastern Riverina: High
- Southern Riverina: Low-Moderate
- Northern Riverina: Low-Moderate
UV Alert from 10:10 am to 4:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 9 [Very High]
Sunday 9 March
Sunny. Winds northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.
Monday 10 March
Sunny. Winds northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h turning east to southeasterly and becoming light during the afternoon then becoming east to northeasterly and light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 17 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.
Tuesday 11 March
Sunny day. The chance of showers in the southwest in the evening. Winds north to northeasterly and light increasing to 15 to 20 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to around 18 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:30 pm EDT Saturday.