Southern Tablelands Forecast

No warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 4:30 pm EDT on Wednesday 22 November 2017.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system over the Tasman Sea is maintaining a ridge towards the New South Wales coast, while a broad trough of low pressure lies over central Australia. This trough is expected to reach the state's western border later Thursday, continuing very slowly through to central areas during Friday and the weekend. The passage of this system will be marked by unsettled weather in many districts.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Mostly clear. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the northwest early this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm early this evening. Light winds becoming east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.

Thursday 23 November

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the afternoon and early evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and early evening. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to around 10 with daytime temperatures reaching 23 to 28.

Fire Danger
Australian Capital Territory: Low-Moderate
Southern Ranges: Low-Moderate

Sun protection 8:40am to 4:40pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Possible shower. Goulburn 11 25
Possible shower. Yass 9 28
Shower or two. Canberra 11 27

Friday 24 November

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to around 11 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Saturday 25 November

Mostly sunny morning. High (70%) chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to around 12 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Sunday 26 November

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to around 13 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:15 am EDT Thursday.

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