A sizzling weekend awaits Newcastle, Ladysmith, and Dundee with temperatures set to soar. However, relief may be on the horizon as AccuWeather forecasts rain and thunderstorms for the three towns in the coming days.
Let’s delve into AccuWeather’s weekend weather forecast:
Friday, 22 September 2023:
Newcastle: Anticipate a scorching day of uninterrupted sunshine in Newcastle, with residents advised caution if engaging in strenuous outdoor activities. AccuWeather predicts temperatures soaring to 34° with an unhealthy UV index of 9. Kool-a-Sun’s UV Index highlights a very high risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure, urging protective measures such as SPF 15 or higher sunscreen, broad-brimmed hats, loose fitting long sleeve tops, sunglasses, and ample hydration. The evening is expected to cool down to 13°.
Ladysmith: Ladysmith can expect hot and sunny weather, with caution advised for strenuous outdoor activities as temperatures reach 34°, accompanied by a UV index of 9. The night promises a cooler 10°.
Dundee: Dundee is in for a very warm day with abundant sunshine, with temperatures forecasted to reach 33° and a UV index of 9. The night will see a cooler 12°.
Saturday, 23 September 2023:
Newcastle: The scorching heat will continue in Newcastle on Saturday, with AccuWeather predicting temperatures to soar to 35°. Caution is urged for strenuous outdoor activities, given the high temperature and UV index of 9. Increasing cloud cover is anticipated during the day, with night temperatures dropping to 14° and the possibility of late night rain.
Ladysmith: Another hot day is in store for Ladysmith, with temperatures expected to reach 34°. Variable clouds, afternoon showers, and a potential thunderstorm are predicted. Nighttime temperatures are expected to drop to a cooler 13° with low cloud cover.
Dundee: Dundee is set for a partly sunny and hot day with temperatures reaching 33°, cautioning against strenuous outdoor activities due to the high temperature and UV index of 9. Afternoon thunderstorms are also forecast. Nighttime temperatures are predicted to be 13°.
Sunday, 24 September 2023:
Newcastle: Expect a cloudy and cooler Sunday in Newcastle, with morning showers and occasional rain and drizzle in the afternoon. Daytime temperatures are forecasted to reach 27°. Evening temperatures are predicted to drop to 14°, with a couple of evening showers.
Ladysmith: AccuWeather forecasts a cloudy yet hot Sunday for Ladysmith, with occasional morning rain and drizzle followed by breezier conditions in the afternoon. Temperatures are expected to reach 28° during the day, dropping to 14° at night with late night showers.
Dundee: Dundee might experience morning showers, followed by a cloudy and comparatively cooler day with temperatures expected to reach 28°. Nighttime temperatures are forecasted to drop to 14°, with showers expected in some areas.
With a weekend of scorching heat and potential rain on the horizon for Newcastle, Ladysmith, and Dundee, we invite you to share your thoughts in the comment section below.
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