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Current Warnings

Northern Country Forecast

  • Monday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely from late this morning. The chance of a thunderstorm late this afternoon and evening. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h tending W/NW in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 16.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the southeast in the late morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming W/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending W/NW in the middle of the day.

  • Wednesday Becoming cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain in the afternoon and evening. Heavy falls possible. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then increasing to 25 to 35 km/h during the evening.

  • Thursday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm. Heavy falls possible in the east. Winds NE 30 to 40 km/h tending N 25 to 40 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon.

Issued Mon 05:40 EST

Northern Country Weather Forecasts

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Heavy rain
5 17 90% 20-40mm Slight NE 16 71 NE 27 54
Heavy rain
5 18 90% 20-40mm Slight - - - -
Heavy rain
5 18 90% 20-40mm Slight NE 12 78 NE 21 60
Heavy rain
4 16 90% 20-40mm Slight - - - -
Heavy rain
6 18 90% 20-40mm Nil NE 16 75 NE 28 57
Late shower
2 14 90% 20-40mm Moderate - - - -
Heavy rain
5 18 90% 20-40mm Slight - - - -
Rain developing
5 18 90% 10-20mm Slight - - - -
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Weather News

NSW weather: Lachlan River peaks in heavy Forbes flooding; SES continuing to monitor situation

08:17 EST

Forbes' Lachlan River in central west New South Wales has peaked, the State Emergency Service says, with at least .

NSW weather: Forbes residents warned to evacuate as Lachlan River nears unexpectedly high peak

18:18 EST

The flood-hit area of Forbes in central-western NSW is readying itself for the worst of a slow-moving flood, with the peak expected to hit after midnight.

NSW Weather: Forbes farmers brace for extensive crop losses from flooding

16:59 EST

Farmers near Forbes in the New South Wales central west are bracing for extensive loses as their crops continue to be inundated with flood waters, which are expected to peak later today.