Central West Weather
Central West Forecast
Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the southwest this morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 25 to 31.
Monday Sunny. Light winds.
Tuesday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of patchy rain south of Longreach in the morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the evening.
Wednesday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northeast in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending N during the day.
Central West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||15||26||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 20||64||SW 20||33|
||15||26||20%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 23||64||SW 22||35|
||15||27||5%||< 1mm||Nil||S 20||63||S 18||39|
Southwestern parts of Western Australia have had rain of up to 24mm of rain this morning as another cold front swept over the region.
Farmers near Forbes in the New South Wales central west are bracing for extensive loses as their crops continue to be inundated with flood waters, which are expected to peak later today.
At least 100 homes have been inundated with water and people have been evacuated from Forbes in central-western NSW, as floodwaters cut off roads and cause widespread damage to crops.