North East Weather
North East Forecast
Tuesday Areas of fog and frost this morning, locally severe. Mostly sunny afternoon. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures between 10 and 16.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Patchy morning fog. Areas of morning frost. Very high (95%) chance of rain in the north, high (70%) chance elsewhere, mainly later in the day. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending E/SE in the late evening.
Thursday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain. Snow falling above 1200 metres during the evening. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h turning S 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the south, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 110 metres. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning.
North East Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||9||16||50%||5-10mm||Nil||SSW 5||72||SW 7||62|
||10||16||50%||5-10mm||Nil||SSW 6||71||SSW 7||63|
||6||14||50%||5-10mm||Nil||SSE 5||76||S 6||65|
||7||16||40%||10-20mm||Nil||WSW 5||62||SW 6||59|
||6||14||40%||10-20mm||Nil||SSE 5||73||SSE 6||65|
||6||14||50%||5-10mm||Nil||S 4||82||SSW 6||68|
||-1||4||50%||1-5mm||Severe||W 18||100||SSE 16||87|
||5||10||70%||1-5mm||Slight||NW 4||84||WNW 5||75|
||-1||3||50%||1-5mm||Severe||SW 19||100||S 16||90|
||-1||2||50%||1-5mm||Severe||W 17||100||SSE 16||97|
||11||17||50%||1-5mm||Nil||SSW 6||65||SW 11||56|
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