Central West Weather
Central West Forecast
Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely during the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm from late this morning. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 30 to 35.
Tuesday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower west of Longreach, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening.
Wednesday Sunny. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.
Thursday Sunny. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.
Central West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||21||34||10%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 16||62||ESE 17||35|
||21||33||20%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 16||65||ESE 18||37|
||23||36||10%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 22||61||E 21||34|
Western Australia's west is currently enduring one of its worst heatwaves in years, with records likely to tumble in some areas.
There are calls for the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) to shut its capital city forecasting offices and move its resources to the country.
Perth hit a scorching 40.4 degrees Celsius on day one of a heatwave that is expected to last for at least five days.