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Central West Forecast

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower east of Longreach, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon then becoming northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.

  • Thursday Cloudy. High chance of showers and patchy rain south of Longreach, medium chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm south of Longreach in the morning and afternoon. Winds northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h shifting southerly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning and early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching 21 to 27.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain east of Longreach in the morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds southerly 15 to 25 km/h turning southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 24.

  • Saturday Mostly sunny. Winds southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h turning easterly during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching 21 to 26.

Issued Tue 22:22 EST

Central West Weather Forecasts

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Mostly sunny
7 21 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
4 20 30% < 1mm Slight SSE 14 50 S 16 32
Sunny
5 20 30% 1-5mm Slight - - - -
Sunny
4 21 30% < 1mm Slight SSE 18 45 S 18 30
Frost then sunny
1 19 10% < 1mm High - - - -
Mostly sunny
7 23 30% < 1mm Nil SSE 18 41 SSE 17 27
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