Central West Weather
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.
Central West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
|Wind and rain increasing
||23||32||90%||20-40mm||Nil||E 31||65||E 29||53|
||23||31||90%||40-80mm||Nil||ESE 36||68||SE 37||62|
||23||32||90%||10-20mm||Nil||SSE 34||70||SSE 35||61|
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.
Tropical Cyclone Debbie continues to strengthen over the Coral Sea as Queensland residents prepare for destructive weather in the days ahead.
Hot and humid conditions will affect Adelaide through today and into the early hours of Monday.