Australia Satellite Notes
A band of cloud crossing NSW and QLD with a trough and front is bringing rain and isolated thunderstorms. Cloud over the southwest corner of WA with a cold front is scattered showers. Speckled cloud over SA in cold southwesterly winds is also triggering light showers.
A hundred homes have been inundated with water and people have been evacuated from Forbes in central-western NSW, as floodwaters cut off roads and cause widespread damage to crops.
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.