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Current Warnings
 

Central West Forecast

  • Wednesday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of patchy rain south of Longreach, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. Winds NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h.

  • Thursday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds NW/NE 25 to 35 km/h tending W/SW in the morning.

  • Friday Sunny. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening.

  • Saturday Sunny. Light winds.

  • Sunday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds E/NE and light tending N/NE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then shifting S/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon.

Issued Wed 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
9 26 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
7 24 5% < 1mm Nil W 5 50 WNW 7 30
Sunny
8 24 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
7 25 5% < 1mm Nil SE 7 51 WNW 7 30
Sunny
6 24 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
8 27 10% < 1mm Nil SE 8 48 S 2 23
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