Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers or a thunderstorm inland, most likely during this afternoon and evening with gusty winds, possible hail and heavy falls in the SE. Winds NW/NE 25 to 40 km/h tending W/NW 25 to 35 km/h in the late afternoon then tending NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 34 to 39.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the east, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm inland. Winds E/NE 20 to 30 km/h tending NW/NE in the morning then tending NW/SW in the early afternoon.
Friday The chance of a thunderstorm in the far northeast in the morning. Mostly sunny day. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending W/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending S/SW during the evening.
Saturday Sunny. Winds SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the day then tending S/SW during the evening.
||forecast||min||max||chance of rain||rain amount||frost risk||9am||3pm|
||19||26||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 27||58||SW 32||56|
||19||25||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 23||71||SSW 31||61|
||20||27||5%||-||Nil||SW 13||53||WSW 21||28|
||20||38||10%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 9||23||WNW 20||9|
||20||36||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 12||34||WNW 17||13|
||18||36||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 11||41||W 17||14|
||19||37||40%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 10||37||W 13||15|
09:16 EDT Persistent dry conditions over the past two summers in central west New South Wales have forced the State Government to implement contingency measures for some water users.