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Central West Forecast

  • Monday Mostly clear. Winds S/SE 30 to 45 km/h.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the northeast, most likely from the late morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Heavy falls possible in the northeast. Winds S/SE 35 to 55 km/h.

  • Wednesday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain east of Longreach, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. A chance of thunderstorms. Heavy falls possible east of Longreach. Winds S/SE 35 to 55 km/h tending E/SE 35 to 50 km/h early in the morning then tending S/SE 30 to 45 km/h in the late evening. Damaging wind gusts to 100 km/h possible depending on movement and development of Severe Tropical Cyclone Debbie.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain east of Longreach, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. A chance of thunderstorms in the morning and afternoon. Heavy falls possible east of Longreach. Winds S/SW 30 to 45 km/h.

  • Friday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the southeast, most likely in the morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. A chance of thunderstorms east of Longreach. Winds S 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h during the day then becoming S/SE and light during the evening.

Issued Mon 16:20 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
18 27 50% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
17 28 40% 1-5mm Nil SSE 26 59 S 23 42
Sunny
15 30 50% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
16 30 50% < 1mm Nil SSE 25 51 S 26 35
Possible shower
13 26 70% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Clearing shower
18 33 10% < 1mm Nil S 24 45 S 22 28
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