Central West Weather
Central West Forecast
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower south of Longreach in the late morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.
Saturday Sunny. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning.
Sunday Mostly sunny. Medium (40%) chance of rain in the southwest in the evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the evening. Winds NE 20 to 30 km/h turning N/NW during the morning then tending N/NE 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 NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending W/NW 20 to 30 km/h during the day then turning S/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon.
Central West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||11||24||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 24||54||SSW 20||27|
||12||24||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 26||49||S 20||27|
||12||25||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 26||53||S 20||29|
Monster swells off the coast of south-west Victoria have created a wave of excitement among local surfers.
A North Queensland couple has survived a three-year dry spell and another failed wet season by changing the way they manage their 23,000 hectare cattle station.
The Longreach showgrounds have been refurbished by a group of job seekers who are proud of the work they have done and the community contribution they have made.