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Current Warnings
 

Central West Forecast

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the southwest this morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 25 to 31.

  • Monday Sunny. Light winds.

  • Tuesday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of patchy rain south of Longreach in the morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the evening.

  • Wednesday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northeast in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending N during the day.

Issued Sun 05:00 EST

Central West Observations

Latest Observations
Station
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
09:00 EST
SSW 4   20.0 13.1 20.0 64 3 0 -
10:30 EST
S 20 31 23.5 10.2 23.5 43 10 0.0 1014.3
09:00 EST
SE 24   21.6 12.5 21.6 56 7 0 -
10:30 EST
S 22 30 21.8 12.5 21.8 55 7 0.0 1014.9
09:00 EST
SSW 7   21.0 20.5 21.0 97 1 0 1013.0
10:30 EST
SSE 19 26 24.9 13.1 24.9 48 9 0.0 1014.6
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Weather News

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

10:29 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.

NSW weather: Some Forbes locals evacuate, while others stare down flood warning

15:28 EST

Residents of Forbes have been packing up and leaving their homes, in what for some is an eerily familiar situation.