Saturday Clear. Light winds.
Sunday Mostly sunny. Areas of morning frost in the southwest. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the far southwest in the afternoon. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending S/SW 25 to 35 km/h in the late afternoon.
Monday Mostly sunny. Areas of morning frost in the far south. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h turning W/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light in the evening.
Tuesday Mostly sunny. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the far southwest, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far south in the evening. Light winds becoming W 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the far south in the morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds SW 25 to 35 km/h turning S/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon.
Goldfields Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||7||17||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 34||41||SSW 26||25|
||10||19||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 36||41||SSW 27||23|
||9||20||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 29||45||S 23||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.