Central Highlands Weather
Central Highlands Forecast
Thursday Hot and mostly sunny. Medium (40%) chance of showers about the Carnarvon Ranges in the late morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south from late this morning. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 37 to 42.
Friday Hot and mostly sunny. Medium (50%) chance of showers about the Carnarvon Ranges in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south from the late morning. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Saturday Hot. Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the south, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h turning W/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Sunday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming E 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.
Central Highlands Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||27||38||90%||1-5mm||Nil||E 17||57||E 17||47|
||26||35||90%||1-5mm||Nil||ENE 12||57||E 16||47|
||26||36||90%||1-5mm||Nil||NNE 11||52||E 15||39|
Residents have described chaotic scenes in the streets of Mudgee as the town was battered by damaging winds today.
Authorities are growing frustrated with people continuing to drive across fast-moving creek crossings, as hundreds of millimetres of rain swells river catchments across WA's north.
A national scientific agency says Queensland's UV index so far this summer is higher than in previous years.