Sunday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain, clearing from the west this morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm during the morning and afternoon. Winds SW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 17.
Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the south from the late morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Areas of fog in the early morning. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the southeast in the morning. Light winds becoming W/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon.
Wednesday Sunny morning. High (70%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then increasing to 25 to 35 km/h during the evening.
Riverina Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||10||17||90%||< 1mm||Nil||W 9||92||-||-|
||9||17||40%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 20||99||WSW 24||53|
||10||16||80%||< 1mm||Nil||W 14||86||WSW 25||61|
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.
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.
Residents of Forbes have been packing up and leaving their homes, in what for some is an eerily familiar situation.