Rain coming with a cold snap to follow
THE first of two troughs extended to north east New South Wales from a low pressure system to the east of Tasmania is currently hanging around, according to the Bureau of Meteorology.
A second trough is moving over the state's west and will cross the coast today.
It is being followed by a high pressure system that will drift across northern New South Wales.
A cold snap will follow by Saturday and Sunday, bringing widespread rain to the region.
Predictions for the next few days are:
Medium (60%) chance of showers, becoming less likely in the late morning. Mostly sunny afternoon.
Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.
Medium (40%) chance of rain, most likely at night.
Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid 20s.
High (80%) chance of rain in the morning and afternoon.
Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.
Slight (20%) chance of a shower.
Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.