Central West Weather
Central West Forecast
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers west of Longreach, most likely later this evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the late evening.
Saturday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers or patchy rain, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds NW/NE 20 to 30 km/h tending S in the morning.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of rain in the northeast in the morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Monday Sunny. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the day.
Tuesday Sunny. Light winds.
Central West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||7||27||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 20||33||SSE 14||18|
||10||28||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 24||32||SSE 15||20|
||11||30||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 24||32||SE 16||19|
A smoke haze across Perth from prescribed burns has prompted an alert from the Department of Parks and Wildlife.
It has been more than two weeks since floodwaters inundated parts of Myrtleford in Victoria, but there is still some cleaning up to do.
Victoria and Tasmania won't have time to recover from damaging winds this morning, with rain threatening to cause flooding across both states in the next 24 hours.