Central West Weather
Central West Forecast
Wednesday Clear. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Thursday Sunny. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h tending NE 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon.
Friday Mostly sunny. High (70%) chance of showers in the south, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Gusty winds in the S in the late afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h turning NW 25 to 35 km/h in the late morning.
Saturday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning with possible hail in the south. Gusty winds in the S, easing in the evening. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h turning SW 25 to 35 km/h during the morning then decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Sunday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. Winds SW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the evening.
Central West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||12||18||90%||5-10mm||Nil||W 18||96||W 24||75|
||10||16||90%||5-10mm||Nil||WNW 13||100||WNW 18||80|
||12||17||90%||5-10mm||Nil||NW 18||88||WNW 18||83|
||16||21||90%||5-10mm||Nil||W 27||78||W 28||67|
Witnesses saw a man being swept away after his vehicle went into floodwaters near Lismore in far north New South Wales, police say, as a heavy downpour and strong winds hit the state's coast.
After receiving record-breaking rain in June and July, parts of western Queensland have received their best August rain in nearly 20 years.
August temperature and rainfall records have been broken across Queensland today, some of which have been in place for more than a century.