NW Slopes & Plains Weather
NW Slopes & Plains Forecast
Tuesday Mostly sunny. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h turning W 25 to 35 km/h in the late morning then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 19 and 25.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Medium (60%) chance of rain developing on the southern and western plains later in the evening or at night. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Thursday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds N 20 to 30 km/h turning W/NW 25 to 40 km/h during the day.
Friday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers on the southern slopes, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds W/NW 25 to 40 km/h becoming light during the evening.
NW Slopes & Plains Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||4||23||70%||1-5mm||Slight||NNE 10||73||NNW 17||44|
||7||26||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NE 15||69||N 19||35|
||7||25||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NNE 13||62||N 19||39|
||4||24||70%||1-5mm||Slight||N 10||66||NNW 17||37|
Forbes has been declared a natural disaster zone after the region was battered by flooding over the weekend.
Further rain expected in the central west of New South Wales could see the Lachlan River at Forbes reach a higher peak, despite it already being inundated with the greatest water levels in 25 years.
Adelaide residents are preparing for heavy rain, high seas and strong winds forecast to hit later this week, in what the SES says could be one of the most significant weather events it has seen in South Australia.