Northern Tablelands Weather
Northern Tablelands Forecast
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Light winds.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Areas of frost in the south in the early morning. Areas of morning fog. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds.
Friday Cloudy. Areas of frost in the south in the early morning. Areas of morning fog. High (70%) chance of rain in the late afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning fog in the north. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NW 15 to 25 km/h during the day.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow possible above 700 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south in the morning. Winds NW 25 to 40 km/h turning W 35 to 50 km/h during the morning.
Northern Tablelands Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||-4||5||50%||< 1mm||Severe||W 29||99||W 32||60|
||-4||5||30%||< 1mm||Severe||WSW 28||85||W 30||62|
||-3||3||50%||< 1mm||Severe||W 22||90||WSW 22||73|
||-2||8||30%||< 1mm||Severe||WSW 17||84||W 22||55|
|Frost then sunny
||4||11||10%||< 1mm||Slight||WSW 16||56||WSW 18||47|
|Frost then sunny
||-3||7||10%||< 1mm||Severe||WSW 22||76||WSW 22||55|
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