Central West Weather
Central West Forecast
Wednesday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain areas developing east of Longreach, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm, with possible heavy falls east of Longreach. Winds S/SE 30 to 45 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 27 to 36.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Medium (40%) chance of rain in the southeast in the early morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm east of Longreach in the morning and afternoon. Possible heavy falls in the far southeast in the early morning. Winds S/SW 25 to 35 km/h.
Friday Sunny. Winds S 20 to 30 km/h.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h.
Central West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||14||31||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 16||49||S 18||24|
||12||32||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 18||38||S 23||21|
||15||35||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 19||30||S 20||15|
Ex-Cyclone Debbie is causing monsoonal rain and major flooding across central Queensland, with the deluge set to hit Brisbane on Thursday.
Damage to crops from is slowly becoming apparent as the worst of the wild weather moves south.
Damage from Cyclone Debbie has cut all roads to the north Queensland towns of Bowen, Airlie Beach and Proserpine, but there have been no reports of injury from Daydream Island in the Whitsundays, Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk said this morning.