Southern Coastal Weather
Southern Coastal Forecast
Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the west, most likely later this evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds NW 15 to 20 km/h.
Sunday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h turning S/SW 15 to 25 km/h early in the morning then becoming light in the evening.
Monday Partly cloudy. Areas of frost inland in the early morning. Very high (90%) chance of showers in the west, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. Winds W/NW 25 to 35 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Tuesday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Possible hail in the evening. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h tending W/SW 25 to 35 km/h during the morning.
Wednesday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning, with possible hail near the coast. Winds SW 25 to 35 km/h tending S 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon.
Southern Coastal Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||8||13||40%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 30||61||SW 20||54|
||8||14||70%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 46||62||SW 39||51|
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.