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Central West Forecast

  • Sunday Clear. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h.

  • Monday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the northeast, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming SE 25 to 35 km/h early in the morning.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers north of Longreach, near zero chance elsewhere. A chance of thunderstorms. Winds E/SE 35 to 50 km/h. Damaging wind gusts exceeding 90 km/h possible depending on movement and development of Tropical Cyclone Debbie.

  • Wednesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain in the northeast, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. A chance of thunderstorms. Heavy falls possible north of Longreach. Winds E/SE 30 to 45 km/h.

  • Thursday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain east of Longreach, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. A chance of thunderstorms. Heavy falls possible east of Longreach. Winds NE/SE 30 to 45 km/h tending S/SE 25 to 40 km/h during the morning.

Issued Sun 16:16 EST

Central West Weather Forecasts

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Heavy showers
24 29 90% 20-40mm Nil - - - -
Wind and rain increasing
23 32 90% 20-40mm Nil E 31 65 E 29 53
24 32 90% 20-40mm Nil - - - -
23 31 90% 40-80mm Nil ESE 36 68 SE 37 62
Possible shower
21 32 70% 10-20mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
23 32 90% 10-20mm Nil SSE 34 70 SSE 35 61
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Cyclone Debbie forces evacuations in north Queensland communities ahead of tidal surge

01:50 EDT

Evacuations have been ordered in coastal towns and communities in the Whitsundays and Burdekin regions in north Queensland as Tropical Cyclone Debbie bears down, with authorities warning of damaging tidal surges.

Cyclone Debbie strengthens as Queensland braces

10:54 EDT

Tropical Cyclone Debbie continues to strengthen over the Coral Sea as Queensland residents prepare for destructive weather in the days ahead.

Sultry Sunday for Adelaide

10:07 EDT

Hot and humid conditions will affect Adelaide through today and into the early hours of Monday.