Forecast issued at 4:30 pm EDT on Friday 9 December 2016.
A cold front has moved across New South Wales, while a high pressure system lies over The Bight. The high pressure system will slowly move east over the next day or two as the front moves further east away from the New South Wales Coast. By Sunday night the high will become established over the Tasman Sea. The next front is likely to move through parts of the the state on Wednesday.
Forecast for the rest of Friday
Clear. Winds west to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Saturday 10 December
Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming west to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then tending northeast to southeasterly in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.
- Fire Danger
- Australian Capital Territory: High
- Southern Ranges: High
Sun protection 8:40am to 5:30pm, UV Index predicted to reach 15 [Extreme]
Sunday 11 December
Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the southeast. Winds easterly 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching 23 to 28.
Monday 12 December
Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the southeast in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northeast in the afternoon. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming west to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.
Tuesday 13 December
Partly cloudy. Winds northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h turning northerly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 15 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 30s.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:15 am EDT Saturday.