Central West Weather
Central West Forecast
Monday Sunny. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of light rain in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm north of Longreach in the afternoon. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then shifting S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late morning and early afternoon.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower, most likely in the morning. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/NE during the morning then becoming light during the day.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the southwest in the evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the day.
Central West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||12||26||50%||1-5mm||Nil||NE 16||70||NE 11||46|
||15||29||60%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 18||64||NE 13||41|
||15||30||40%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 17||66||ENE 9||40|
The Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) is currently developing a new climate model to improve seasonal forecasts for agriculturalists.
Surf lifesavers have issued a warning to beachgoers as a large swell closes stretches of the New South Wales coastline.
For most of Australia's frost-prone areas the frost season has started later than any other year since 2007 but now it has arrived with a shudder.