Monday Partly cloudy. Patchy fog early this morning. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light again in the late evening. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 10% Around Canberra Sun protection 9:10am to 3:00pm, UV Index predicted to reach 7 [High].
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the early morning. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening. Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm Chance of any rain: 30%.
Wednesday Mostly sunny day. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the evening. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 20%.
Thursday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming NW 20 to 25 km/h during the day then tending N 15 to 25 km/h during the evening. Possible rainfall: 15 to 25 mm Chance of any rain: 80%.
Friday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h. Possible rainfall: 5 mm Chance of any rain: 80%.
ACT Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||3||15||30%||< 1mm||Moderate||WNW 18||67||W 22||48|
||3||15||30%||< 1mm||Moderate||WNW 12||64||W 16||46|
Forbes' Lachlan River in central west New South Wales has peaked, the State Emergency Service says, with at least .
The flood-hit area of Forbes in central-western NSW is readying itself for the worst of a slow-moving flood, with the peak expected to hit after midnight.
Farmers near Forbes in the New South Wales central west are bracing for extensive loses as their crops continue to be inundated with flood waters, which are expected to peak later today.