Thursday Mostly clear. Winds SW 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of frost about the coastal ranges in the early morning. Fog in the early morning, mainly in the north. The chance of showers in the morning. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h shifting E/SE in the late morning then becoming light in the evening.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h tending NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon then tending NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Sunday Sunny morning. Slight chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h during the morning then tending SE/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon.
Monday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the evening. Light winds becoming NE 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.
||forecast||min||max||chance of rain||rain amount||frost risk||9am||3pm|
||10||21||40%||1-5mm||Nil||WSW 10||57||E 10||43|
||9||22||40%||1-5mm||Nil||WSW 13||53||SSE 12||37|
||9||20||40%||1-5mm||Nil||WSW 9||62||S 16||47|
||14||18||40%||1-5mm||Nil||SW 14||55||SE 13||55|
||10||20||80%||1-5mm||Nil||SW 7||74||E 18||52|
||12||19||40%||1-5mm||Nil||SW 12||56||ESE 12||51|
||14||20||90%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 12||59||E 12||46|
13:15 EST Some farmers took too long to realise the extent of frost damage to their crops, according to one consultant.