Central West Weather
Central West Forecast
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers. The chance of thunderstorms with possible heavy falls. Winds NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h.
Monday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds NE 25 to 35 km/h.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers west of Longreach, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds NE 15 to 25 km/h tending E 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening.
Wednesday Hot. The chance of a thunderstorm west of Longreach in the morning. Sunny day. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/NE during the morning then tending E during the day.
Thursday Hot. Sunny day. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southeast in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the day.
Central West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||25||38||60%||1-5mm||Nil||NNE 23||47||E 12||28|
||28||40||60%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 27||42||E 20||23|
||26||41||60%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 21||43||E 17||24|
A couple of scorchers are on the way for Adelaide, Melbourne, Canberra and Sydney over the next few days.
Following a good start to January 2017 rainfall, when 125mm fell during the first 48 hours of the year, conditions have been relatively dry for the Northern Territory capital.
In the early hours of the morning, Brisbane had its warmest minimum temperature since at least 1999, when the mercury halted its descent at 28 degrees just after 3am.