South West Slopes Forecast

No warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 4:30 pm EST on Thursday 22 June 2017.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system over southeast Australia is the dominant synoptic feature in the region, promoting fine conditions over New South Wales. A fairly weak cold front looks set to arrive on the weekend as the the high decays, but is not expected to bring any significant rain. Following this, a new ridge is expected to extend across from the west at the start of next week.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Partly cloudy. Light winds.

Friday 23 June

Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Areas of morning fog in the north. Light winds becoming west to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 2 and 1 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 9 and 16.

Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 2 [Low]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Morning frost. Partly cloudy. Young -1 16

Saturday 24 June

Cloudy. Areas of frost in the morning, mainly in the north. Medium (40%) chance of showers near the Victorian border, most likely in the evening. Light winds becoming west to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 1 and 2 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 7 and 13.

Sunday 25 June

Cloudy. Areas of fog and frost in the morning. High (70%) chance of showers near the Victorian border, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 1400 metres. Light winds becoming northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending westerly during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 1 with daytime temperatures reaching between 7 and 14.

Monday 26 June

Cloudy. Areas of morning frost in the north. Medium (50%) chance of showers near the Victorian border, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 1400 metres. Light winds becoming southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between zero and 3 with daytime temperatures reaching between 7 and 13.

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

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