South Coast Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 4:47 pm EST on Saturday 25 April 2015.

Weather Situation

A trough and cold front over western New South Wales will continue eastwards tonight and Sunday, bringing cooler conditions in it's wake. As the trough reaches the Tasman Sea, a low pressure centre is expected to deepen within it, and then move rapidly away to the east on Monday. A strong high will move slowly across from the west behind this system, and will become the dominant synoptic feature in the region during the coming week.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the north, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Possible hail. Light winds becoming southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.

Sunday 26 April

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers near the Victorian border, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. Winds gusty southwesterly 30 to 45 km/h tending west to southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching between 14 and 19.

Fire Danger
Illawarra/Shoalhaven: Low-Moderate
Far South Coast: Low-Moderate

UV Alert from 10:10 am to 1:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Possible shower. Windy. Batemans Bay 10 19
Possible shower. Windy. Bega 9 18
Shower or two clearing. Windy. Merimbula 10 18

Monday 27 April

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds west to southwesterly 30 to 45 km/h tending south to southwesterly 25 to 40 km/h in the afternoon then tending west to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 14 and 19.

Tuesday 28 April

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming southeast to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 19.

Wednesday 29 April

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 14 and 18.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:15 am EST Sunday.

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