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Central West Forecast

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the southwest early this evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm west of Longreach early this evening. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h.

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the southwest in the late morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending E/SE in the middle of the day.

  • Thursday Sunny. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon.

  • Friday Sunny. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon then tending E/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.

  • Saturday Sunny. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending SE 15 to 25 km/h during the day then tending E/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.

Issued Tue 16:15 EST

Central West Observations

Latest Observations
Station
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
15:00 EST
SE 9   32.8 17.2 33.0 39 12 0 -
16:40 EST
E 13 15 32.4 15.8 32.1 36 15 - 1010.3
09:00 EST
NE 13   28.7 22.4 32.0 69 4 0 -
16:40 EST
NNW 17 19 26.1 21.6 27.7 76 3 3.0 1009.5
09:00 EST
NE 7   26.0 19.9 27.0 69 3 0 1013.1
16:40 EST
E 24 28 33.8 17.9 34.6 38 18 0.0 -
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Rivers down and cruises cancelled as Kakadu National Park swelters through one of its driest wet seasons on record

14:34 EDT

The World Heritage-listed Kakadu National Park is suffering through one of its driest wet seasons on record.

Flash flooding swamps parched Townsville

13:54 EDT

A powerful band of severe thunderstorms swept through Townsville on Monday evening, with rain rates in excess of 100mm per hour.

Dry spell to continue for the Top End

13:53 EDT

After a brief monsoonal burst of rain at the beginning of January for central parts of the Northern Territory, the Top End continues to miss out on the heavy falls.