Saturday Clear. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.
Sunday Mostly sunny. High (70%) chance of showers near the far southwest coast, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending W/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day then tending S/SW in the evening.
Monday Sunny. Winds S/SE 20 to 30 km/h.
Tuesday Sunny. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h turning W/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then tending S/SW 25 to 35 km/h during the afternoon.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the far southwest coast in the morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds S 20 to 25 km/h turning SE 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.
Gascoyne Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||12||26||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 38||53||SSE 36||35|
||10||23||5%||< 1mm||Nil||S 29||43||SSE 22||17|
||8||20||5%||< 1mm||Nil||S 27||48||S 22||18|
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.