Parkes Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 5:58 pm EST on Saturday 1 August 2015.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Summary
A little rain.
Chance of any rain: 70%

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of rain in the south, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds.

Sunday 2 August

Summary
Min 7
Max 18
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 3 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the south, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Winds northwest to northeasterly 25 to 35 km/h becoming light in the evening then becoming southeast to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 24.

UV Alert from 10:30 am to 1:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Possible shower. Dubbo 8 21
Shower or two. Parkes 7 18

Monday 3 August

Summary
Min 2
Max 12
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 20%

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower on the southern slopes in the late morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 12 and 15.

Tuesday 4 August

Summary
Min -1
Max 10
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 10%

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost in the south. Light winds becoming southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 1 and 4 with daytime temperatures reaching between 10 and 13.

Wednesday 5 August

Summary
Min -1
Max 11
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 2 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the south, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 700 metres. Winds west to northwesterly and light becoming westerly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then turning southwesterly 20 to 25 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 1 with daytime temperatures reaching between 10 and 15.

Thursday 6 August

Summary
Min 1
Max 11
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.4 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Friday 7 August

Summary
Min -1
Max 12
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.4 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Saturday 8 August

Summary
Min 1
Max 12
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

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

Product derived from IDN11060 and IDN11034