North East Weather
North East Forecast
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the east, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 1300 metres. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h.
Friday Partly cloudy. Patchy morning fog. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely at night. Snow possible above 1200 metres. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending W/NW in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening.
Saturday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Snow falling above 1300 metres. Light winds becoming SW 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Light winds.
Monday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Light winds.
North East Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||-3||1||90%||1-5mm||Severe||WNW 4||100||NW 4||90|
||2||7||90%||1-5mm||Moderate||W 6||97||W 9||78|
||-2||2||80%||1-5mm||Severe||W 27||100||NW 19||92|
||-3||0||90%||1-5mm||Severe||WNW 4||100||NW 4||89|
||3||14||80%||5-10mm||Moderate||W 5||91||NW 13||60|
For those among us wanting to balance out our participation in Earth Hour, the Vivid Light, Music and Ideas Festival opens in Sydney this on Friday.
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