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Central West Forecast

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of showers tending to rain at times. The chance of a thunderstorm east of Longreach during this afternoon and evening. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures 29 to 34.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers north of Longreach, tending to rain at times, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Winds S 15 to 25 km/h turning E/SE during the morning and early afternoon then becoming light in the late evening.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers east of Longreach in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northeast in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the day.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower east of Longreach, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm east of Longreach in the afternoon and evening. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming S/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon.

Issued Tue 05:00 EST

Central West Weather Forecasts

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Clearing shower
17 31 40% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Showers increasing
15 31 60% 1-5mm Nil ENE 13 44 NW 6 30
Possible shower
14 32 40% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
15 32 40% 1-5mm Nil E 15 35 E 7 27
Sunny
11 30 40% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly cloudy
15 34 30% < 1mm Nil ESE 14 38 ESE 3 31
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