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Current Warnings
 

Central West Forecast

  • Monday Mostly sunny. Patches of light frost in the southeast early this morning. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.

  • Tuesday Sunny. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower east of Longreach in the evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the afternoon.

  • Thursday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the southeast, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then shifting S during the day.

Issued Mon 05:36 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
N 4   27.3 8.0 27.0 30 12 0 -
09:00 EST
NE 19 22 19.0 12.0 19.0 64 4 0.0 1022.2
09:00 EST
E 4   16.9 6.9 16.9 52 4 0 -
09:00 EST
NE 28 35 19.9 12.7 19.9 63 5 0.0 1021.1
09:00 EST
- 0   16.0 5.8 16.0 51 4 0 1022.4
14:00 EST
NE 15 28 28.4 7.6 27.3 27 18 0.0 1017.4
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