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Central West Forecast

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower east of Longreach, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms north of Longreach. Light winds.

  • Saturday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming E 15 to 25 km/h in the morning.

  • Sunday Mostly sunny day. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northeast in the late afternoon and evening. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending E/SE 25 to 35 km/h in the late morning and early afternoon.

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers north of Longreach in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northeast. Winds E/SE 25 to 40 km/h increasing to 30 to 45 km/h during the evening. Damaging wind gusts exceeding 90 km/h possible depending on movement and development of Tropical Low.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers north of Longreach, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E/SE 35 to 55 km/h becoming E 30 to 45 km/h during the evening.

Issued Fri 16:15 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
NE 9   34.0 19.3 36.0 42 11 0 -
00:10 EST
NE 11 13 26.1 19.5 27.3 67 4 0.0 1012.5
09:00 EST
NE 9   28.7 22.5 32.0 69 4 0 -
00:10 EST
ENE 13 13 25.8 20.0 27.0 70 4 0.0 1011.3
09:00 EST
NE 2   27.5 22.4 30.0 74 3 0 1012.8
00:10 EST
E 9 11 28.3 17.8 29.1 53 6 0.0 -
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