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Central West Forecast

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower, most likely during this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds NE 25 to 35 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 30s.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers west of Longreach, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds NE 15 to 25 km/h tending E 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening.

  • Wednesday Hot. The chance of a thunderstorm west of Longreach in the morning. Sunny day. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/NE during the morning then tending E during the day.

  • Thursday Hot. Sunny day. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southeast in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the day.

Issued Mon 05:02 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 thunderstorm
27 36 80% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
25 37 70% 1-5mm Nil NE 21 53 E 15 34
Possible thunderstorm
27 39 80% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
27 38 80% 1-5mm Nil NE 27 46 E 20 29
Possible thunderstorm
24 36 50% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Showers increasing
26 40 80% 1-5mm Nil NE 20 42 ESE 22 29
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