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Sun 10:18 WST
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Central West Forecast

  • Sunday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers during the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm during the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming W/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon then tending SE/SW in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 17 and 20.

  • Monday Mostly sunny. Areas of frost in the south in the early morning. Winds S 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming S/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming W/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then tending S/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the coast, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds S 15 to 20 km/h tending SE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.

Issued Sun 05:00 WST

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 %
Possible thunderstorm
8 19 90% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
9 18 70% < 1mm Nil NNE 5 78 SSW 26 57
Possible thunderstorm
8 19 90% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Showers
8 20 70% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Clearing shower
4 17 90% 1-5mm Slight - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
3 19 90% 1-5mm Moderate NNE 5 70 SW 14 52
Clearing shower
4 19 80% 1-5mm Slight ENE 6 62 SW 15 48
Windy with showers
14 20 50% < 1mm Nil SSW 19 63 S 30 61
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