Forecast issued at 4:34 pm EST on Monday 26 September 2016.
A high pressure ridge over New South Wales is weakening and a strong cold front and a low preceded by a rain band will move through the state during Thursday and Friday.
Forecast for the rest of Monday
Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the south, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Tuesday 27 September
Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the southeast in the early morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 14 and 18.
- Fire Danger
- Eastern Riverina: Low-Moderate
- Southern Riverina: Low-Moderate
- Northern Riverina: Low-Moderate
Sun protection 9:20am to 3:10pm, UV Index predicted to reach 7 [High]
Wednesday 28 September
Mostly sunny day. High (80%) chance of rain in the evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the west in the evening. Winds northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 40 km/h in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 4 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 22.
Thursday 29 September
Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds north to northwesterly 35 to 50 km/h turning west to southwesterly 30 to 45 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 9 with daytime temperatures reaching around 15.
Friday 30 September
Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the southeast, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. Winds westerly 25 to 40 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to around 6 with daytime temperatures reaching around 13.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:15 am EST Tuesday.