South West Slopes Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 5:15 am EST on Sunday 24 September 2017.

Weather Situation

A cold front which brought cooler air into southern and western parts of New South Wales will weaken over the northeast today, where conditions will remain very warm. Another front is expected to skim across the south during Monday, with a high pressure system drifting across southeast Australia in its wake. By Wednesday this high will be over the Tasman Sea, bringing a return to warm northerly winds.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers near the Victorian border, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Winds northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming northwesterly 30 to 45 km/h early in the morning then tending westerly in the afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 16 and 24.

Fire Danger - Southern Slopes: High

Sun protection 9:20am to 3:00pm, UV Index predicted to reach 6 [High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Becoming windy. Mostly sunny. Young 24

Monday 25 September

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the south in the late morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds westerly 25 to 40 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 12 and 20.

Tuesday 26 September

Sunny. Areas of morning frost near the Victorian border. Light winds becoming west to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 4 with daytime temperatures reaching between 14 and 21.

Wednesday 27 September

Mostly sunny morning. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h turning north to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then tending northwest to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 26.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:30 pm EST Sunday.

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