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Central West Forecast

  • Thursday Sunny. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h turning SE in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to high 30s.

  • Friday Very hot and sunny. Winds E 20 to 30 km/h tending NE 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then tending NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day.

  • Saturday Very hot. Sunny morning. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds E/NE 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 35 km/h before shifting W/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower inland in the afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/SW during the day then tending S/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon.

Issued Thu 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
18 29 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
21 30 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 18 68 SSW 31 55
Mostly sunny
19 29 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
21 33 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
18 36 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
21 39 10% < 1mm Nil SW 7 45 W 14 20
Possible thunderstorm
19 38 40% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
21 27 5% < 1mm Nil S 26 81 S 31 73
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