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Current Warnings

Central West Forecast

  • Monday Mostly sunny. Patches of light frost in the southeast early this morning. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.

  • Tuesday Sunny. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower east of Longreach in the evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the afternoon.

  • Thursday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the southeast, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then shifting S during the day.

Issued Mon 05:36 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 %
Late shower
12 25 60% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
9 25 70% 1-5mm Nil ENE 20 59 NE 19 45
Possible shower
11 26 60% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
9 26 60% 1-5mm Nil ENE 25 60 NE 21 45
Mostly sunny
6 24 40% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Late shower
12 30 60% < 1mm Nil ENE 22 61 NE 13 38
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