Central West Weather
Central West Forecast
Friday Mostly sunny. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the northeast from late this morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming S 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 24 to 30.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of rain east of Longreach, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon.
Sunday Mostly sunny. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SW during the day then becoming light during the afternoon.
Monday Sunny. Light winds.
Central West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||8||25||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 16||44||SW 18||20|
||9||24||5%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 17||36||W 20||17|
||10||25||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 18||39||SW 21||20|
||8||25||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 20||29||SW 21||12|
||5||23||10%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 16||51||WSW 21||24|
||11||26||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 21||27||SW 18||14|
Drought, drugs and diseases were among the issues up for debate this week at the Country Women's Association of Australia's (CWAA) national conference.
Residents are returning to their properties on the New South Wales south coast, with the threat to life and property now passed following days of heavy downpours that led to major flooding.
The State Emergency Service (SES) says the risk of flooding around Ganmain and Ardlethan has lessened significantly overnight.