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Central West Forecast

  • Monday Sunny. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures 25 to 31.

  • Tuesday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers west of Longreach, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day.

  • Wednesday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h shifting W/SW 25 to 35 km/h during the morning then becoming SW 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.

Issued Mon 05:00 EST

Central West Weather Forecasts

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Sunny
9 23 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
6 20 5% < 1mm Nil WSW 17 53 WSW 18 37
Sunny
7 22 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
7 22 5% < 1mm Nil SW 16 54 SW 14 35
Sunny
6 20 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
7 22 5% < 1mm Nil S 13 50 SSW 12 33
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