Forecast issued at 4:30 pm EST on Saturday 23 May 2015.
A low pressure system over the Tasman Sea is rapidly moving away to the east allowing winds along the NSW coast to ease. In its wake a strong high pressure system will move over southeastern Australia during the weekend to become the dominant influence into the new week keeping conditions generally settled.
Forecast for the rest of Saturday
Slight to medium chance of showers along central and northern parts of the coast, more likely about the Port Stephens area. Mostly clear elsewhere. South to southeast winds, fresh to strong along the north coast but easing. Dangerous surf conditions.
Sunday 24 May
Slight to medium chance of showers on the northern coast. Mostly clear elsewhere. Early frost about the ranges. Generally light southeast to northeasterly winds.
Monday 25 May
Possible light showers along the north coast and in the far west. Mostly sunny remainder. Light winds.
Tuesday 26 May
Early highland frost. Possible light showers over the far north coast. Fine elsewhere. Light winds.
Wednesday 27 May
Morning fog in the east and highland frost. Fine apart from the slight chance of showers over the southwest. Light winds tending north to northwesterly in the south.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:30 am EST Sunday.