Central West Weather
Central West Forecast
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the southeast, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the south, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 40 km/h in the late afternoon then tending SE/SW 25 to 35 km/h in the evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds S/SE 20 to 30 km/h tending E/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the day.
Saturday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the northeast, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending E/NE during the evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h.
Central West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||18||31||80%||1-5mm||Nil||E 23||63||E 23||39|
||18||31||50%||< 1mm||Nil||E 30||59||E 25||42|
||20||34||60%||1-5mm||Nil||E 29||61||E 25||41|
Parts of Victoria, Tasmania and South Australia could be lashed by storms and damaging winds on Thursday as a cold front sweeps across Australia's southeast.
It is storm season in Australia and, while being struck by lightning is considered a rare occurrence, there are several steps people can take to keep safe.
Storm-weary parts of southeast Queensland and northeast New South Wales are preparing for another bout of wild weather today.