Channel Country Weather
Channel Country Forecast
Sunday Sunny. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.
Monday Mostly sunny. Medium (50%) chance of patchy rain in the northwest in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day.
Tuesday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of patchy rain in the north in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending W/NW during the day then becoming light during the evening.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the evening. Light winds becoming N/NE 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then tending N/NW 25 to 35 km/h during the day.
Channel Country Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||9||26||40%||1-5mm||Nil||NNE 19||45||N 19||20|
||9||27||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NE 23||42||N 25||19|
||8||23||40%||< 1mm||Nil||N 11||44||NNW 16||21|
At least 100 properties have been impacted by flood waters and people have been evacuated from Forbes in central-western NSW, as floodwaters cut off roads and cause widespread damage to crops.
Southwestern parts of Western Australia have had rain of up to 24mm of rain this morning as another cold front swept over the region.
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.