Parkes Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 5:18 am EST on Friday 25 April 2014.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Summary
Max 25
A few showers/possible storm.

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Mostly sunny. Isolated showers and thunderstorms until this evening. Winds northeast to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending north to northeasterly in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures 24 to 29.

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

UV Alert from 9:50 am to 2:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
A few showers/storm. Dubbo 27
A few showers/possible storm. Parkes 25

Saturday 26 April

Summary
Min 13
Max 23
Cloud increasing.

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Cloudy. Winds northwest to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending northwest to southwesterly in the middle of the day then tending south to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching 22 to 28.

Sunday 27 April

Summary
Min 9
Max 22
Sunny.

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Patchy morning fog in the south. Mostly sunny day. Winds south to southeasterly and light tending east to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching 21 to 26.

Monday 28 April

Summary
Min 9
Max 23
Partly cloudy.

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Mostly sunny. Winds easterly 15 to 25 km/h turning northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Tuesday 29 April

Summary
Min 9
Max 25
A few showers.

Wednesday 30 April

Summary
Min 9
Max 19
A few showers easing.

Thursday 1 May

Summary
Min 5
Max 15
Partly cloudy.

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

Product derived from IDN11060 and IDN11034