Southern Tablelands Weather
Southern Tablelands Forecast
Friday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the east from the afternoon, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm during the afternoon and early evening, possibly severe in the northeast. Areas of fog in the east later tonight. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning then becoming E/SE 25 to 35 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 25 to 33.
Saturday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the east, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds SE 25 to 40 km/h.
Sunday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the east, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the morning and afternoon. Winds SE 25 to 35 km/h turning E 20 to 30 km/h during the day.
Monday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the east in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h.
Southern Tablelands Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||9||18||90%||1-5mm||Nil||S 8||77||SSE 20||63|
||12||21||90%||1-5mm||Nil||SE 15||80||SE 26||61|
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