Forecast issued at 4:15 pm EDT on Monday 27 February 2017.
A slow moving high pressure system centred over the southern Tasman Sea extends a ridge across Tasmania to waters south of the Bight. Little change is expected in this pattern over the coming days although a new high will strengthen south of the Bight on Thursday and a low pressure trough is likely to deepen off the central New South Wales coast on Friday.
Forecast for the rest of Monday
Clear. Winds southeast to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Tuesday 28 February
Sunny. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching 26 to 34.
Fire Danger - High
Sun protection 9:50am to 5:10pm, UV Index predicted to reach 10 [Very High]
Wednesday 1 March
Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the east in the afternoon. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching 25 to 34.
Thursday 2 March
Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming south to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching 25 to 34.
Friday 3 March
Mostly sunny morning. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the afternoon. Winds southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching 21 to 32.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:40 am EDT Tuesday.