Central West Weather
Central West Forecast
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the northwest, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming E 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures around 40.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the southwest, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NE early in the morning then turning E 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.
Thursday Hot. Sunny day. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southeast in the afternoon and evening. Winds NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers south of Longreach, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Central West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||25||39||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 21||49||E 11||27|
||25||41||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 25||43||E 16||21|
||25||42||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 17||48||E 16||21|
As the mercury soars in Sydney today, spare a thought for the people of Moree in northern New South Wales, who are in the midst of a record-breaking heatwave.
Swarms of insects have descended upon the Central Australian outback after recent rainfall.
Territorians should brace themselves for a very wet week, with rainfalls of up to 300 millimetres expected in some areas.