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Current Warnings
 

Central West Forecast

  • Tuesday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of light showers in the southwest, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures 23 to 29.

  • Wednesday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of patchy rain south of Longreach, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning, possibly gusty in the east. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h shifting W/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.

  • Friday Sunny. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the evening.

Issued Tue 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
09:00 EST
ESE 6   19.0 11.1 19.0 60 3 0 -
11:00 EST
ESE 11 15 20.5 10.3 20.5 52 5 0.0 1018.2
09:00 EST
SE 4   19.1 12.3 19.1 65 3 0 -
11:00 EST
E 11 13 21.7 10.0 21.7 47 7 0.0 1018.0
09:00 EST
E 7   18.1 10.6 18.1 62 3 0 1017.9
11:00 EST
SE 15 20 20.7 12.4 20.7 59 5 0.0 1017.7
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