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Central West Forecast

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the northwest in the late morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms in the late morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 30s.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers west of Longreach, slight chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late morning and afternoon. Winds NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to around 20 with daytime temperatures reaching 33 to 38.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower in the southeast in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to the low 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 30s.

Issued Wed 06:15 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 %
Mostly sunny
21 35 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
21 35 20% < 1mm Nil NE 21 42 ENE 7 25
Mostly sunny
26 36 10% - Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
21 36 10% < 1mm Nil NE 25 49 ENE 12 27
Mostly sunny
18 34 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
22 38 10% < 1mm Nil NE 17 41 ESE 10 22
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