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Central West Forecast

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers, most likely during this afternoon and evening. A thunderstorm likely, possibly severe. Heavy falls possible in thunderstorms. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h shifting W in the late morning then becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny. Medium chance of showers and thunderstorms in the east. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then shifting NE during the afternoon and evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

  • Thursday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower in the northeast, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm east of Longreach in the afternoon and evening. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

  • Friday Sunny. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming NE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 20 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 30s.

Issued Mon 19:00 EST

Central West Weather Forecasts

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Possible thunderstorm
22 35 90% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Late thunder
21 35 90% 5-10mm Nil NE 23 36 NW 10 25
Late thunder
23 36 60% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
22 36 60% 1-5mm Nil NE 20 39 NW 13 27
Late thunder
21 35 90% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Late shower
23 36 60% 1-5mm Nil W 11 39 W 14 27
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