Northern Country Weather
Northern Country Forecast
Sunday Partly cloudy. Winds SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Monday Partly cloudy. Patchy fog in the early morning. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely from the late morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then tending W 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the southeast in the late morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming W/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending W/NW in the middle of the day.
Wednesday Becoming cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain in the afternoon and evening. Heavy falls possible. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then increasing to 25 to 35 km/h during the evening.
Thursday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm. Heavy falls possible in the east. Winds NE 30 to 40 km/h tending N 25 to 40 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon.
Northern Country Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||5||15||90%||1-5mm||Slight||NNW 10||72||NNW 18||62|
||6||16||90%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 7||77||NW 13||64|
||6||15||90%||5-10mm||Nil||NW 10||74||NW 18||61|
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.