Central West Weather
Central West Forecast
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower inland. Winds S/SW 20 to 30 km/h.
Thursday The chance of a thunderstorm in the east in the early morning. Sunny afternoon. Winds S 25 to 35 km/h.
Friday Sunny. Winds S 15 to 25 km/h turning E/SE early in the morning then tending S/SE 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the east during in the afternoon and evening. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then tending S/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the day.
Sunday Sunny. Winds S/SW 25 to 35 km/h.
Central West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||17||26||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 32||63||SSW 43||58|
||19||37||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 16||42||SW 25||19|
||20||26||5%||< 1mm||Nil||S 38||73||S 41||69|
Authorities are growing frustrated with people continuing to drive across fast-moving creek crossings, as hundreds of millimetres of rain swells river catchments across WA's north.
A national scientific agency says Queensland's UV index so far this summer is higher than in previous years.
Residents have described chaotic scenes in the streets of Mudgee as the town was battered by damaging winds today.