Tuesday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely later this evening. Winds W/NW 25 to 35 km/h.
Wednesday Sunny. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h shifting E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon. High.
Thursday Becoming cloudy. Light winds becoming S/SE 15 to 20 km/h early in the morning then turning E/NE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.
Friday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning, and S/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming W/SW 15 to 25 km/h for a time in the morning and afternoon.
Northeast Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||14||22||5%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 16||52||SSW 21||38|
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