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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.

Issued Fri 05:00 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 %
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
Mostly sunny
5 23 10% < 1mm Nil WSW 16 51 WSW 21 24
11 26 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 21 27 SW 18 14
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Drought, drugs, diseases and domestic violence debated at national country women's conference

08:42 EST

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.

NSW weather: Residents return to south coast homes to assess damage; Warragamba continues to spill

08:09 EST

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.

Flood threat eases around Ardlethan and Ganmain

07:57 EST

The State Emergency Service (SES) says the risk of flooding around Ganmain and Ardlethan has lessened significantly overnight.