Issued at 5:15 am EDT on Friday 23 October 2020
humid air to trigger showers and thunderstorms in many areas. This will be
followed closely by a cold front which is expected to enter the state's
southwest on Saturday and then continue through to the northeast on Sunday,
bringing significantly cooler conditions. In the early parts of next week, a
new high pressure system is forecast to strengthen to the south of Tasmania,
with a trough lingering near eastern New South Wales. This pattern has
potential to maintain showery conditions in eastern areas for a number of days.
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Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon.
The chance of a thunderstorm, possibly severe. Winds northerly 15 to 25 km/h
becoming light in the evening then becoming northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the
late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 18 with daytime
temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.
Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the
morning. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h shifting south to
southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling
to between 10 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 19.
Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm about the
Upper Hunter in the afternoon and evening. Winds south to southeasterly 20 to
30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 12 with daytime
temperatures reaching between 14 and 18.