Central West Weather
Central West Forecast
Saturday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the southeast this afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southeast this afternoon. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/SE in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 40.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the southeast, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 20 km/h before dawn then tending NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day.
Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers south of Longreach, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds NE 15 to 25 km/h turning E during the day.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending E/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the day.
Central West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||22||36||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 16||48||SE 16||27|
||23||38||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 23||40||SE 20||22|
||24||38||30%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 19||41||SE 18||22|
Flood-affected farmers in the Ravensthorpe shire on the south coast of WA say the State Government has been slow in reacting to their plight, adding there is a lack of comprehension around the scale of the damage.
The seasonal outlook for autumn is hot and dry, but what is causing it? Both maximum and minimum temperatures look to be above average, especially for central Australia, extending down through inland NSW and western VIC.
Wrapping up a hot and humid summer many will be happy to forget, rain is on its way for most of NSW east of the divide.