Central West Weather
Central West Forecast
Thursday Mostly clear. Winds S 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. Patchy fog in the southeast in the early morning. Light winds becoming S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.
Saturday Sunny. Areas of frost in the southeast in the early morning. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day.
Sunday Sunny. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.
Monday Sunny. Winds NE 20 to 30 km/h.
Central West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||14||27||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NE 23||73||NNE 20||46|
||14||28||50%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 24||71||NNE 23||45|
||15||30||70%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 24||70||NE 15||38|
The 2016 snow season has reached a new peak depth this week according to measurements taken today.
Rain gauges as far north as the Gulf of Carpentaria and south to Ulladulla have received decent rainfall in the last 24 hours, some of which caused dangerous flooding.
A friend of a man feared drowned in floodwaters near Kyogle has told of "helplessly watching" the 72-year-old as he clung to a tree before being swept downstream.