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forecast winds

Sunday: W 20/25 kts
Monday: SW 15/20 kts
Tuesday: W 15/20 kts

forecast

Sunday: Westerly 20/25 knots turning southwesterly 15/20 knots in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Westerly 1/1.5 metres. Monday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots turning west to northwesterly 10/15 knots during the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Westerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning. Outlook Tuesday: Variable about 10 knots becoming westerly 15/20 knots during the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: West to northwesterly around 1 metre.

Issued Sun 10:00 EST

Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, W

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Canberra splashes out

11:08 EST

With a few showers and storms on the cards today and throughout the week ahead, will Canberra break it's September rain record? With Lake George looking more like a wetland than a wasteland, the additional amount of rain hasn't gone unnoticed.

NSW weather: Forbes warned to evacuate as Lachlan River nears unexpectedly high peak

10:46 EST

A hundred homes have been inundated with water and people have been evacuated from Forbes in central-western NSW, as floodwaters cut off roads and cause widespread damage to crops.

NSW weather: Evacuation order issued for Forbes ahead of Lachlan River peak

23:13 EST

An evacuation order has been issued for residents of Forbes in central-western New South Wales, but the State Emergency Service (SES) is concerned some people are choosing to leave their homes late.