Snow falls, Southern Highlands and Tablelands shiver

Scarves, beanies and coats came out in force this morning, as residents of the Southern Highlands and Southern Tablelands awoke to a cold snap. 

In the Highlands, Bowral reached a low of 2.4 degrees celsius at 6:05am.

By 9:40am the temperature was 5.8 degrees with west south-westerly winds blowing at speeds of 41 km/h.

The wind was expected to hang around and the temperature to reach 9 degrees with a 30 per cent chance of rain after 10pm.

Goulburn dropped to a low of of 1.9 degrees and had hit 5.1 degrees by 9:40am.

Winds were blowing at 35km/h in a west north-westerly direction.

The day was  expected to reach 9 degrees with a 40 per cent chance of rain after 10pm.

The areas around Crookwell received a dusting of snow overnight to areas above 700 metres. 

A maximum temperature of 7 degrees was predicted with a 60 per cent chance of rain between 7pm and 10pm.

In Yass, temperatures dropped to 2.4 degrees at 4:33am and reached 8.3 degrees at 10:40am. 

There was a 70 per cent chance of rain between 7pm on Friday and 1am on Saturday.

It waas predicted to reach a maximum of 11 degrees.

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