Central West Weather
Central West Forecast
Sunday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers during the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm during the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming W/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon then tending SE/SW in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 17 and 20.
Monday Mostly sunny. Areas of frost in the south in the early morning. Winds S 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming S/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming W/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then tending S/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the coast, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds S 15 to 20 km/h tending SE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.
Central West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||8||19||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 24||64||SSE 25||38|
||6||20||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 20||60||SSE 19||29|
||8||21||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 21||57||SSE 21||27|
||14||19||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 36||62||SSE 32||54|
A hundred homes have been inundated with water and people have been evacuated from Forbes in central-western NSW, as floodwaters cut off roads and cause widespread damage to crops.
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.