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Current Warnings

Central West Forecast

  • Tuesday Clear. Light winds becoming S 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.

  • Wednesday Sunny. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light early in the morning then becoming NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning.

  • Thursday Sunny. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon then becoming E 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the southeast, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southeast in the afternoon and evening. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/SW during the afternoon.

  • Saturday Mostly sunny. Winds S 15 to 20 km/h turning SW during the day.

Issued Tue 16:16 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 %
Possible shower
12 25 30% < 1mm Nil NE 17 70 NE 9 37
Showers increasing
12 24 50% < 1mm Nil NE 18 68 WNW 11 37
Mostly sunny
12 26 30% < 1mm Nil NNE 15 68 NNW 11 35
Mostly sunny
12 26 30% < 1mm Nil NE 18 70 NNW 11 29
10 23 60% 1-5mm Nil NE 18 74 NNW 11 41
Mostly sunny
12 28 10% < 1mm Nil NE 15 60 NE 8 27
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Weather News

Hughenden students find their green thumbs in kitchen garden despite the drought

15:30 EST

There have been a few hiccups along the way but the school garden at St Francis' Primary School in Hughenden continues to grow despite the on-going drought.

Agriculture Minister Joyce defends White Paper's drought loans, R&D spend and lack of inland rail plan

15:29 EST

Agriculture Minister Barnaby Joyce says he is sympathetic to the concerns of drought-affected farmers about concessional loans, but has made no commitment to change the controversial schemes any time soon.

Farmers want more Federal Government enticements to insure crops against natural disasters

12:17 EST

Federal Government efforts to entice grain growers into insuring against disasters have failed to impress farmers.