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Central West Forecast

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the northeast, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then tending E/NE in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 31 to 39.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light early in the morning then becoming E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning.

  • Saturday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the northeast, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds NE 15 to 20 km/h turning E 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.

  • Sunday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower north of Longreach, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northwest in the morning. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h.

Issued Thu 05:00 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
09:00 EST
ENE 9   27.0 21.8 29.0 73 3 0 -
13:00 EST
SE 7 17 32.4 18.9 33.7 44 10 0.0 1012.0
09:00 EST
SE 9   27.5 20.7 29.0 67 4 0 -
13:00 EST
SE 17 19 33.7 19.2 35.4 42 14 0.0 1010.8
09:00 EST
N 4   25.5 21.0 27.0 76 2 2 1012.9
13:00 EST
SSE 13 24 36.7 17.3 37.5 31 20 0.0 1009.5
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