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Central West Forecast

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely during the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening. Winds NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the northwest in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm west of Longreach in the morning and afternoon. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day.

  • Thursday Sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm south of Longreach in the afternoon. Light winds.

  • Friday Sunny morning. 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.

Issued Tue 05:00 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 %
Possible shower
28 40 70% 10-20mm Nil - - - -
26 38 80% 1-5mm Nil NE 12 49 SSE 8 37
Late shower
28 38 70% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Late shower
28 40 70% 1-5mm Nil NE 14 41 S 12 31
Possible shower
24 35 90% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
27 41 90% 1-5mm Nil W 13 41 SSW 10 28
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