Central West Weather
Central West Forecast
Thursday Very hot. Clear. Winds S/SW 20 to 30 km/h.
Friday Very hot and sunny. Winds S 25 to 35 km/h.
Saturday Sunny. Winds S/SE 25 to 35 km/h.
Sunday Sunny. Winds SE 25 to 35 km/h.
Monday Very hot and mostly sunny. Winds SE 25 to 30 km/h turning E 25 to 40 km/h during the morning.
Central West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||24||40||10%||< 1mm||Nil||E 34||22||E 22||20|
||24||40||20%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 33||26||ENE 25||15|
||24||31||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 29||54||S 33||52|
Backyards in Queanbeyan and parts of Canberra have been covered with "golf-ball sized" hailstones and the roof of a supermarket has partially collapsed after a storm hit the region.
A western Queensland church has raised more than $90,000 for a scheme to keep rural contractors in work during the ongoing drought.
Much of southeastern Australia is experiencing its sunniest week since spring and skies have been staying clear at night, effectively giving planet gazers a fine-tuned view of a rare feature.