Central West Weather
Central West Forecast
Tuesday Mostly clear. Slight (30%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the west. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the southwest, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NE early in the morning then turning E 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.
Thursday Hot and sunny. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon.
Friday Hot and mostly sunny. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the southeast in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Saturday Hot. Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming E/NE 15 to 25 km/h during the evening.
Central West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||26||39||10%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 17||46||E 15||26|
||26||41||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 20||43||ESE 20||21|
||26||42||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 13||49||E 18||23|
Aircraft companies are flat out dropping off food and supplies to Northern Territory communities stranded by continuing wet weather.
The Katherine River is set to flood as an active monsoon trough causes heavy rains and squally showers across the Northern Territory, registering the wettest day in five years.
The monsoon trough has redeveloped over northern Australia this week, bringing Darwin its heaviest rain five years.