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Central West Forecast

  • Thursday Clear. Winds W/SW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the late evening.

  • Friday Sunny. Light winds becoming W/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.

  • Saturday Sunny. Light winds.

  • Sunday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the evening. The chance of a thunderstorm west of Longreach. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending N/NW during the day then tending NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon.

  • Monday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/SW during the morning then tending SE/SW during the afternoon.

Issued Thu 16:19 EST

Central West Weather Forecasts

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Possible shower
20 24 90% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
18 23 90% 1-5mm Nil NNW 24 74 W 20 73
Possible shower
17 24 90% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
17 23 90% 1-5mm Nil WNW 19 75 WSW 23 72
Possible shower
17 23 90% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
18 23 80% 1-5mm Nil WNW 15 75 WSW 19 71
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Unusual frost affecting harvests in Wheatbelt, South West and Great Southern regions

21:57 EST

Below-freezing temperatures throughout September have affected large numbers of farmers in the Wheatbelt, South West and Great Southern regions, taking the edge out of what was shaping up as a bumper harvest.