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Central West Forecast

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower north of Longreach, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h.

  • Tuesday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late morning and afternoon. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning.

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening.

  • Thursday Sunny. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.

  • Friday Sunny. Light winds becoming SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then tending NE/SE during the evening.

Issued Mon 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
ESE 11   31.5 19.6 33.0 49 9 0 -
23:20 EST
E 9 11 24.5 21.0 24.5 81 2 1.4 1013.3
09:00 EST
SE 13   26.8 22.8 29.0 79 3 18 -
23:20 EST
ENE 19 20 27.3 20.2 28.9 65 5 0.0 1012.0
09:00 EST
NNE 11   25.0 20.5 26.0 76 3 10 1012.8
23:20 EST
ENE 9 11 26.4 22.4 28.3 78 3 0.0 -
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