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Central West Forecast

  • Tuesday Mostly clear. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the northwest, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds.

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the northwest in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm west of Longreach in the morning and afternoon. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day.

  • Thursday Sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm south of Longreach in the afternoon. Light winds.

  • Friday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the southeast, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southeast in the afternoon and evening. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the afternoon.

  • Saturday Hot. Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h shifting S/SE during the afternoon.

Issued Tue 16:15 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 %
Sunny
24 36 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
23 36 40% < 1mm Nil N 18 61 NNE 5 35
Sunny
25 38 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
24 38 30% < 1mm Nil NNE 22 56 ENE 10 32
Mostly sunny
22 36 40% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Showers increasing
25 36 40% < 1mm Nil N 11 65 NE 6 45
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