Central West Weather
Central West Forecast
Monday Hot. Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers from late this morning. The chance of thunderstorms from late this morning. Winds NE/SE 20 to 30 km/h tending SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then tending NE in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 38 to 43.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely from the late morning. The chance of thunderstorms from the late morning. Winds NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the afternoon then becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Central West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||25||39||60%||1-5mm||Nil||N 23||39||NNW 16||23|
||25||37||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 26||37||NW 18||26|
||26||39||50%||1-5mm||Nil||WNW 19||39||N 10||24|
More than a dozen homes have lost their roofs and close to 19,000 properties were left without power after very dangerous thunderstorms tore across south-east Queensland on Sunday afternoon.
Several people including babies have been rescued from Lismore Base Hospital in northern New South Wales after the roof of the maternity ward collapsed.
Severe thunderstorms caused damage in northeastern New South Wales and southeast Queensland on Sunday and should do so again during the next few days.