The First October Rains

More Wet Weather on the Way

The First October Rains

A great weekend for Central West farmers and residents, with the Bureau of Meteorology's weather forecast coming true. 

Since around 11am yesterday, rain has dowsed parched soil in Orange, 5.4 millimeters falling as of 9am today. 

The BoM has recorded the first falls for Orange so far this month, around 30 millimeters received during September. 

Showers and thunderstorms remain on the cards for the Central Tablelands today.