Forecast issued at 4:30 am EDT on Saturday 28 March 2015.
A complex low pressure system is over the southern Tasman Sea and a high is centred to the west of Victoria. The low complex will move further across the Tasman Sea today and the high will move across New South Wales over the weekend, bringing mostly dry and settled weather. A trough of low pressure is expected to develop over the state on Monday and in combination with an upper level trough, unsettled weather should return to the northeastern half early in the new week.
Forecast for the rest of Saturday
Fine and mostly sunny. Southwest to southeasterly winds near the coast, and generally light winds elsewhere.
Sunday 29 March
Fine. Partly cloudy. Northeast to northwesterly winds near the coast, and generally light winds inland.
Monday 30 March
Showers in the northeast with the chance of thunderstorms. Fine and partly cloudy elsewhere. Northeast to southeasterly winds.
Tuesday 31 March
Showers in the northeast and on the south and central coasts. The chance of thunderstorms over the northeastern inland. Fine and partly cloudy elsewhere. Northeast to southeasterly winds.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:30 pm EDT Saturday.