Forbes Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:07 pm EDT on Saturday 20 October 2018.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Summary
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Chance of any rain: 70%

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers and the chance of a thunderstorm. Winds west to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending south to southwesterly in the evening.

Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 4:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 9 [Very High]

Sunday 21 October

Summary
Min 11
Max 23
Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 20%

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Mostly sunny. Medium (40%) chance of showers on the slopes, most likely in the early morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning. Winds south to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching 22 to 27.

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

Sun protection recommended from 9:30 am to 4:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 8 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Dubbo 13 25
Partly cloudy. Parkes 10 22

Monday 22 October

Summary
Min 12
Max 28
Sunny.
Chance of any rain: 5%

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower on the northern slopes, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 4:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 9 [Very High]

Tuesday 23 October

Summary
Min 13
Max 33
Sunny.
Chance of any rain: 10%

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Sunny. Winds northwest to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending northwest to southwesterly during the afternoon then tending south to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching 30 to 35.

Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 4:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 9 [Very High]

Wednesday 24 October

Summary
Min 11
Max 27
Sunny.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Sunny. Winds southerly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming south to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching 25 to 32.

Thursday 25 October

Summary
Min 12
Max 31
Mostly sunny.
Chance of any rain: 5%

Friday 26 October

Summary
Min 18
Max 30
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Saturday 27 October

Summary
Min 15
Max 25
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 3 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:15 am EDT Sunday.

Product derived from IDN11060 and IDN11034