Forbes Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 5:15 am EST on Thursday 16 August 2018.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Summary
Max 17
Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 20%

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a light shower on the southern slopes early this morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 15 and 22.

Fire Danger
Central Ranges: High
North Western: High
Upper Central West Plains: Low-Moderate
Lower Central West Plains: Low-Moderate

Sun protection recommended from 10:10 am to 2:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Dubbo 19
Partly cloudy. Parkes 16

Friday 17 August

Summary
Min 1
Max 17
Light morning frost. Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Partly cloudy. Areas of fog in the south in the early morning. Areas of morning frost. Light winds becoming west to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 1 and 3 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 21.

Sun protection recommended from 10:10 am to 2:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]

Saturday 18 August

Summary
Min 3
Max 18
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.4 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost on the slopes. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the south in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming north to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then turning west to southwesterly 25 to 40 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 5 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 23.

Sun protection recommended from 10:10 am to 1:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]

Sunday 19 August

Summary
Min 2
Max 13
Cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 20%

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower on the southern slopes, near zero chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 600 metres. Winds southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 5 with daytime temperatures reaching between 11 and 17.

Sun protection recommended from 10:40 am to 1:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 3 [Moderate]

Monday 20 August

Summary
Min 1
Max 14
Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 5%

Tuesday 21 August

Summary
Min 2
Max 15
Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 20%

Wednesday 22 August

Summary
Min 1
Max 17
Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 10%

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:30 pm EST Thursday.

Product derived from IDN11060 and IDN11034