WEATHER: Rainy times ahead for the state
TODAY is the day to bring out the umbrellas in NSW, according to the Bureau of Meteorology forecasts.
A trough and cold front associated with a low developing in the Bight will affect all of the state today.
It will bring gusty winds and widespread rain to the region.
By late tonight this system is forecast to have mostly cleared the state, although a second, colder, frontal system should follow tomorrow.
In the Northern Rivers maximum temperatures today will be in the mid to high 20s.
The day will be partly cloudy with patchy morning fog.
There is a slight (20%) chance of a shower in the south, near zero chance elsewhere.
Light winds will become northerly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day.