Upper South East Weather
Upper South East Forecast
Sunday Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the coast, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds.
Monday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm south of about Keith in the late morning and afternoon. Winds N/NW and light increasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then turning W 25 to 35 km/h in the middle of the day.
Tuesday Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the late morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon.
Wednesday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain developing during the afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds N/NE 25 to 35 km/h tending E/NE 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon then turning N/NW 15 to 25 km/h during the evening.
Thursday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h shifting SW 35 to 55 km/h during the morning.
Upper South East Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||6||17||80%||1-5mm||Nil||N 20||69||WNW 24||70|
||6||14||80%||1-5mm||Nil||N 22||67||WNW 26||70|
Forbes' Lachlan River in central west New South Wales has peaked, the State Emergency Service says, with at least .
The flood-hit area of Forbes in central-western NSW is readying itself for the worst of a slow-moving flood, with the peak expected to hit after midnight.
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.