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Central West Forecast

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers north of Longreach, becoming less likely later tonight. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers north of Longreach, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late evening.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers west of Longreach, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/SE in the early afternoon then tending SE/SW in the evening.

  • Friday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the southwest in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm west of Longreach in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the day.

Issued Tue 16:23 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 %
Clearing shower
25 31 60% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Mostly cloudy
21 35 60% < 1mm Nil NE 18 56 NE 14 40
Possible shower
23 33 60% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
24 33 60% < 1mm Nil NNE 17 51 NE 17 47
Sunny
20 31 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Showers easing
22 32 50% 1-5mm Nil NE 16 62 E 17 51
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