Parts of NSW warned to brace for wild weather

People in New South Wales have been warned to brace for wild weather across parts of the state today.

A severe weather warning for damaging winds and heavy rainfall has been issued, with the Bureau of Meteorology stating that some areas may experience wind gusts in excess of  90 km/h.

“A vigorous low pressure system and associated cold front will move through NSW today, with damaging winds forecast around the low as it moves through inland NSW, and with the front as it passes over the NSW ranges.”


“Widespread rain, showers and isolated thunderstorms are also likely with this system.”

A Flood Watch and several Flood Warnings are also current for riverine flooding in NSW – you can monitor conditions here. 

Locations which may be affected include Armidale, Orange, Yass, Parkes, Wagga Wagga, Albury, Deniliquin, Griffith, Hay, Cobar, Broken Hill and Wentworth.