Southern Tablelands Weather
Southern Tablelands Forecast
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the east this afternoon, and drizzle in the east this evening. Slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northeast in the early afternoon. Winds W/NW 30 to 45 km/h increasing to 50 km/h before shifting E/SE 25 to 35 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 33 to 38.
Thursday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the east, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds E 20 to 30 km/h.
Friday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h shifting W 30 to 45 km/h during the afternoon then decreasing to 20 to 30 km/h during the evening.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming E 15 to 25 km/h during the evening.
Southern Tablelands Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||19||33||90%||5-10mm||Nil||NW 16||58||W 18||43|
||23||37||90%||5-10mm||Nil||NW 24||52||W 27||36|
Prolonged heatwave conditions are helping elevate the bushfire threat in parts of New South Wales this week, after a slow start to the season.
A four-day heatwave that begins on Wednesday will bring the same kind of conditions that saw more than 200 Queenslanders treated for heat stroke and dehydration last week.
A Queensland MP is calling on the major banks to develop offsetting options for farm management deposits to help landholders save in the good times.