Upper South East Weather
Upper South East Forecast
Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures around 16.
Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers. Winds N 20 to 30 km/h turning W in the late morning and early afternoon then decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Tuesday Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the south and west. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon.
Wednesday Becoming cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds N 25 to 35 km/h turning W/NW 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon.
Upper South East Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||4||17||60%||< 1mm||Slight||NW 14||76||WNW 17||61|
||5||15||70%||< 1mm||Slight||NW 16||75||WNW 20||62|
Major flooding in central west NSW has prompted concerns about large economic losses, with roads being cut off and widespread damage to crops from the deluge of water.
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.