Forecast issued at 5:15 am EDT on Tuesday 31 March 2015.
A high pressure system is centred over the western Tasman Sea and is extending a ridge across New South Wales. A trough of low pressure over the north of the state, in combination with an upper level trough, is bringing unsettled weather to the northeastern half, and is expected to contract to the far northeast on Wednesday. The next frontal system is expected to move through southern parts of the state on Thursday.
Forecast for the rest of Tuesday
Sunny. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.
- Fire Danger
- Eastern Riverina: High
- Southern Riverina: Low-Moderate
- Northern Riverina: Low-Moderate
UV Alert from 10:20 am to 4:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 7 [High]
Wednesday 1 April
Sunny. Light winds becoming northwest to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 14 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.
Thursday 2 April
Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.
Friday 3 April
Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Winds south to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h shifting northeasterly during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:30 pm EDT Tuesday.