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Central West Forecast

  • Sunday Hot and mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the southeast this afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening. Winds NW/NE 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the evening then becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 40s.

  • Monday Hot and mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the southeast in the afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm east of Longreach in the afternoon. Winds N/NE 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon then becoming NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.

  • Tuesday Hot and mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the southeast, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southeast in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 20 to 30 km/h tending E/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers south of Longreach in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon.

Issued Sun 05:00 EST

Central West Observations

Latest Observations
Station
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
15:00 EST
SW 9   39.6 12.2 39.0 20 30 0 -
16:00 EST
N 11 15 39.9 6.3 37.5 13 39 0.0 1009.6
09:00 EST
NW 9   35.6 11.9 34.0 24 22 0 -
16:00 EST
NNW 17 22 41.0 5.5 38.2 11 50 0.0 1008.8
09:00 EST
NNW 26   34.5 14.6 34.0 30 26 1 1012.8
16:00 EST
N 11 30 42.0 4.1 39.0 10 47 0.0 1008.3
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