Southern Tablelands Weather
Southern Tablelands Forecast
Tuesday Cloudy. Areas of fog and frost this morning. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures between 9 and 12.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Patchy fog and frost in the morning. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the east in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Patches of morning frost. Patchy morning fog in the southeast. Slight (30%) chance of rain in the evening. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 20 km/h during the day then tending N/NE during the afternoon.
Friday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain in the morning. Winds N 15 to 25 km/h turning W/NW during the morning.
Southern Tablelands Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
|Fog then sunny
||-4||12||80%||< 1mm||Severe||NW 1||100||NNW 8||51|
||2||13||90%||1-5mm||Moderate||E 8||81||NNW 7||55|
||-1||12||80%||< 1mm||Severe||NNE 4||92||NNE 14||57|
|Frost then sunny
||-2||13||70%||< 1mm||Severe||NNW 4||97||NE 7||60|
||-3||12||80%||< 1mm||Severe||NNE 5||94||NNE 7||58|
||-1||15||80%||1-5mm||Severe||E 7||80||NNW 6||50|
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