Central West Weather
Central West Forecast
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the northwest during the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm west of Longreach during the morning and afternoon. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 30s.
Thursday Sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm south of Longreach in the afternoon. Light winds.
Friday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the southeast, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southeast in the afternoon and evening. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the afternoon.
Saturday Hot. Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h shifting S/SE during the afternoon.
Central West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||26||38||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 16||40||WSW 13||34|
||27||41||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 18||39||WSW 16||28|
||26||40||50%||1-5mm||Nil||WNW 15||47||WSW 9||28|
Heatwave conditions are scorching southern Queensland today for a second time in just over a week, with paramedics preparing for another spike in heat-related cases.
Authorities are growing frustrated with people continuing to drive across fast-moving creek crossings, as hundreds of millimetres of rain swells river catchments across WA's north.
Being able to enjoy water sports on an outback cattle station is not something that happens very often, especially in the desert.