Parkes Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 4:31 pm EST on Thursday 31 July 2014.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Summary
Clear.

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Clear. Winds northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h.

Friday 1 August

Summary
Min 5
Max 12
Morning rain, possible afternoon shower.

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Partly cloudy. Isolated showers in the south, falling as snow above 700 metres from the early afternoon. Possible small hail in the south from the late morning until evening. The chance of thunderstorms in the south from the late morning until evening. Winds north to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h turning west to southwesterly 25 to 40 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 11 and 17.

UV Alert from 10:40 am to 1:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Dubbo 5 14
Morning rain, possible afternoon shower. Parkes 5 12

Saturday 2 August

Summary
Min 0
Max 11
Mostly sunny.

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Patchy snow on the southern slopes above 600 metres early in the morning. Sunny day. Areas of morning frost in the south. Winds southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light early in the morning then becoming southerly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between zero and 3 with daytime temperatures reaching between 11 and 15.

Sunday 3 August

Summary
Min -3
Max 13
Sunny.

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Areas of morning frost. Patchy morning fog in the south. Sunny day. Light winds becoming easterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 3 and zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 13 and 17.

Monday 4 August

Summary
Min -2
Max 15
Sunny.

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Areas of morning frost. Patchy morning fog in the south. Sunny day. Winds easterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 2 and 2 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 14 and 19.

Tuesday 5 August

Summary
Min -1
Max 15
Mostly sunny.

Wednesday 6 August

Summary
Min 0
Max 16
Mostly sunny.

Thursday 7 August

Summary
Min 0
Max 17
Mostly sunny.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:15 am EST Friday.

Product derived from IDN11060 and IDN11034