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Central West Forecast

  • Monday Sunny. Winds SE 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 34 to 41.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the northeast, most likely from the late morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms. Heavy falls possible in the northeast. Winds SE 35 to 50 km/h.

  • Wednesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain in the northeast, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. A chance of thunderstorms. Heavy falls possible north of Longreach. Winds E/SE 30 to 45 km/h.

  • Thursday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain east of Longreach, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. A chance of thunderstorms. Heavy falls possible east of Longreach. Winds NE/SE 30 to 45 km/h tending S/SE 25 to 40 km/h during the morning.

Issued Mon 05:00 EST

Central West Observations

Latest Observations
Station
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
09:00 EST
ESE 4   28.0 19.0 29.0 58 5 0 -
10:50 EST
ESE 17 20 33.3 15.3 33.0 34 18 0.0 1013.0
09:00 EST
NE 9   30.1 19.1 32.0 52 7 0 -
10:50 EST
E 11 15 33.1 16.6 33.3 37 14 0.0 1011.9
09:00 EST
ENE 2   28.9 21.5 31.0 64 4 0 1012.1
10:50 EST
ESE 22 33 35.2 15.0 35.0 30 24 0.0 -
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