Parkes Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 4:30 pm EST on Wednesday 17 September 2014.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Summary
Mostly clear.

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Mostly clear. Winds west to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the late evening.

Thursday 18 September

Summary
Min 3
Max 16
Mostly sunny.

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Mostly sunny. Patches of light frost on the southern slopes early in the morning. Winds southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light early in the morning then becoming south to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 21.

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

UV Alert from 9:20 am to 2:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Dubbo 5 18
Mostly sunny. Parkes 3 16

Friday 19 September

Summary
Min 0
Max 17
Partly cloudy.

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Partly cloudy. Fog and areas of frost in the south in the morning. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between zero and 5 with daytime temperatures reaching between 17 and 20.

Saturday 20 September

Summary
Min 0
Max 19
Sunny.

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Sunny. Areas of morning fog in the south. Areas of morning frost in the south. Light winds becoming southerly 15 to 25 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between zero and 5 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 23.

Sunday 21 September

Summary
Min 1
Max 21
Sunny.

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Mostly sunny. Areas of morning fog in the south. Areas of morning frost in the south. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Monday 22 September

Summary
Min 2
Max 22
Mostly sunny.

Tuesday 23 September

Summary
Min 4
Max 24
Sunny.

Wednesday 24 September

Summary
Min 4
Max 26
Sunny.

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

Product derived from IDN11060 and IDN11034