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Tue 10:15 WST
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Central West Forecast

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog early this morning. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the south, most likely during this afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 19 and 23.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers near the coast, slight (20%) chance elsewhere, clearing during the morning. Winds S 15 to 25 km/h turning SE 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon and evening.

  • Thursday Sunny. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then turning S/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the day.

  • Friday Mostly sunny. Areas of morning frost in the east. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then tending SE during the day.

Issued Tue 05:00 WST

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
15:10 WST
WNW 22 26 17.7 12.1 17.7 69 4 0.0 -
15:10 WST
W 20 26 21.6 11.1 21.6 51 7 0.0 1019.0
15:00 WST
WNW 15   17.5 14.9 17.5 85 2 7 1018.8
15:10 WST
WNW 9 13 21.6 6.3 21.6 37 9 0.0 -
15:10 WST
SSW 19 22 22.0 13.9 22.0 60 5 0.2 1019.6
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Hughenden students find their green thumbs in kitchen garden despite the drought

15:30 EST

There have been a few hiccups along the way but the school garden at St Francis' Primary School in Hughenden continues to grow despite the on-going drought.

Agriculture Minister Joyce defends White Paper's drought loans, R&D spend and lack of inland rail plan

15:29 EST

Agriculture Minister Barnaby Joyce says he is sympathetic to the concerns of drought-affected farmers about concessional loans, but has made no commitment to change the controversial schemes any time soon.

Farmers want more Federal Government enticements to insure crops against natural disasters

12:17 EST

Federal Government efforts to entice grain growers into insuring against disasters have failed to impress farmers.