Forbes Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:15 am EDT on Friday 19 January 2018.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Summary
Max 40
Hot and sunny.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Hot and sunny. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures around 40.

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

Sun protection recommended from 8:50 am to 5:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 15 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Hot and sunny. Dubbo 40
Hot and sunny. Parkes 39

Saturday 20 January

Summary
Min 18
Max 42
Hot and sunny.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Hot and mostly sunny. Light winds becoming northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then turning east to southeasterly in the late morning and early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 40s.

Sun protection recommended from 9:00 am to 5:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

Sunday 21 January

Summary
Min 20
Max 42
Hot and sunny.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Hot and sunny. Winds east to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h tending north to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 24 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 40s.

Sun protection recommended from 9:00 am to 5:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

Monday 22 January

Summary
Min 23
Max 42
Hot. Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 20%

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Very hot. Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower on the southern slopes, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm on the southern slopes in the afternoon and evening. Winds northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northwest to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 40s.

Sun protection recommended from 9:00 am to 5:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

Tuesday 23 January

Summary
Min 23
Max 42
Hot. Late shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

Wednesday 24 January

Summary
Min 22
Max 38
Hot. Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

Thursday 25 January

Summary
Min 21
Max 37
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 3 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:30 pm EDT Friday.

Product derived from IDN11060 and IDN11034