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Current Warnings

Central West Forecast

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming S 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of rain east of Longreach, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the late evening.

  • Sunday Sunny. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SW in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.

  • Monday Sunny. Light winds.

  • Tuesday Sunny. Light winds.

Issued Fri 16:25 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 %
Mostly sunny
15 30 5% < 1mm Nil N 19 49 NW 24 21
Mostly sunny
13 31 10% < 1mm Nil NNE 23 40 NW 22 16
15 33 5% < 1mm Nil NNE 22 34 NW 25 17
15 30 5% < 1mm Nil NNE 26 29 WNW 24 12
Late shower
9 30 80% < 1mm Nil NNE 20 53 NW 21 25
13 35 5% < 1mm Nil NNE 21 20 WNW 21 10
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