Forecast issued at 5:15 am EDT on Wednesday 26 October 2016.
A trough of low pressure over South Australia and Victoria is moving east and will enter southern and western parts of New South Wales today. During Thursday the trough will move up the north coast, and also over the Northwest Slopes and Plains where it will stall for the remainder of the week. A ridge of high pressure will extend across southern parts of the state from Thursday onwards.
Forecast for the rest of Wednesday
Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a light shower in the south. Winds north to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h ahead of a southwesterly change in the late afternoon or early evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 24 to 30.
- Fire Danger
- Eastern Riverina: Low-Moderate
- Southern Riverina: Low-Moderate
- Northern Riverina: Low-Moderate
Sun protection 9:30am to 4:40pm, UV Index predicted to reach 10 [Very High]
Thursday 27 October
Sunny. Winds southerly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.
Friday 28 October
Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming southerly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.
Saturday 29 October
Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then tending east to northeasterly during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 8 with daytime temperatures reaching 25 to 30.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:30 pm EDT Wednesday.