Weather notes: Cold conditions tonight in Bathurst. No dew expected in Newcastle and Bathurst tonight.
Note: All times are local. Panthers vs Cowboys is at Bathurst.
|Friday||Fine weather is expected in Newcastle for the early evening match. A moderate breeze, coupled with a very dry airmass, will result in no dew forming on the playing surface as the game goes on. So essentially this will be like a day game.|
|Knights vs Rabbitohs||Chance of rain||Game temperature||Dew rating|
|Friday||While there was a brief shower or two late this morning in Bathurst (bringing 1mm of rain), fine weather has developed this afternoon and will continue tonight. Similar to Newcastle there will be a very dry southwesterly breeze, allowing little to no dew to form on the playing surface. It will also be quite cold, with game temperatures in the high single figures – this will be a little out of the ordinary for the Cowboys players.|
|Panthers vs Cowboys||Chance of rain||Game temperature||Dew rating|
|Saturday||Sunny skies and cool to mild temperatures are expected in Canberra for the Saturday afternoon match, which will be perfect conditions for footy.|
|Raiders vs Titans||Chance of rain||Game temperature||Dew rating|
|Saturday||Fine weather is expected in Auckland for the first Saturday night match, with a fairly moist airmass coming in from the northwest (relative to the air temperature), resulting in a moderate to high dew rating.|
|Warriors vs Tigers||Chance of rain||Game temperature||Dew rating|
|Saturday||It will also be fine in Cronulla for the second Saturday night match, with a fairly dry airmass resulting in little in the way of dew on the playing surface.|
|Sharks vs Eels||Chance of rain||Game temperature||Dew rating|
|Sunday||Sunny skies are expected at Kogarah for the early afternoon match, which will make a minor impact on player comfort levels, otherwise these will be great conditions for football.|
|Dragons vs Storm||Chance of rain||Game temperature||Dew rating|
|Sunday||It will remain fine with great football conditions continuing for the late afternoon match at Allianz Stadium.|
|Roosters vs Sea Eagles||Chance of rain||Game temperature||Dew rating|