Tuesday Mostly sunny. High (80%) chance of showers in the far southwest, most likely during this afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far south during this evening. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then tending W 25 to 35 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 23 to 28.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the far south in the early morning. Gusty winds and possible hail in the far S in the morning. Winds SW 25 to 40 km/h tending SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Thursday Sunny. Areas of morning frost in the southwest. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h turning NE 15 to 20 km/h during the day.
Friday Sunny. Winds N/NE 20 to 30 km/h shifting W 25 to 40 km/h during the day.
Goldfields Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||2||20||5%||< 1mm||Moderate||SE 9||47||NE 8||18|
||4||21||5%||< 1mm||Slight||SE 17||43||E 9||20|
||4||22||5%||< 1mm||Slight||E 19||38||ENE 11||14|
|Frost then sunny
Forbes has been declared a natural disaster zone after the region was battered by flooding over the weekend.
Further rain expected in the central west of New South Wales could see the Lachlan River at Forbes reach a higher peak, despite it already being inundated with the greatest water levels in 25 years.
Adelaide residents are preparing for heavy rain, high seas and strong winds forecast to hit later this week, in what the SES says could be one of the most significant weather events it has seen in South Australia.