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Central West Forecast

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers east of Longreach, slight chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm from the late morning. Light winds becoming E 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 34.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers east of Longreach, slight chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds E/NE 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 35.

  • Friday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers south of Longreach, medium chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h turning S/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching 28 to 33.

  • Saturday Cloudy. High chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching 25 to 30.

Issued Tue 06:15 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
15:00 EST
E 4   29.0 14.3 29.0 41 9 0 -
03:10 EST
SE 11 13 18.9 16.7 18.9 87 2 0.0 1014.1
09:00 EST
NE 9   24.4 16.3 24.4 61 4 0 -
03:10 EST
ESE 17 19 20.9 16.3 20.9 75 3 0.0 1012.3
09:00 EST
E 4   20.9 16.0 20.9 74 2 0 1015.3
03:10 EST
ESE 13 15 19.4 16.0 19.4 81 2 8.0 -
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