Sunday Becoming cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a brief shower in the far south in the late morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 15.
Monday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog in the early morning. High (70%) chance of showers in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming N/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then tending W/NW in the early afternoon.
Tuesday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the south, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming W 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon.
Wednesday Becoming cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the west in the evening. Heavy falls possible. Light winds becoming N 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then tending NE during the afternoon.
Wimmera Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||7||18||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 15||83||N 20||58|
||5||18||70%||1-5mm||Slight||NNW 20||89||NNW 24||61|
||6||19||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 20||84||N 22||54|
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.