Sunday Partly cloudy. Light winds.
Monday Partly cloudy. Patchy fog in the early morning. High (70%) chance of showers in the southeast, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southeast in the late afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming NW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then tending W in the late afternoon.
Tuesday Becoming cloudy. Light winds becoming W 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon.
Wednesday Becoming cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Heavy falls possible. Winds N/NE and light becoming NE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then increasing to 25 to 40 km/h during the day.
Thursday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southeast in the morning and afternoon. Winds NW 30 to 35 km/h tending N/NW 35 to 50 km/h during the morning then shifting SW during the day.
Mallee Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||8||23||90%||10-20mm||Nil||NE 22||60||NNE 29||57|
||6||20||90%||20-40mm||Nil||NE 22||64||NE 28||57|
||6||20||90%||20-40mm||Nil||NE 22||66||NE 25||72|
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.