Central West Weather
Central West Forecast
Tuesday Mostly clear. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north this evening. Winds S/SE 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Wednesday Very hot and mostly sunny. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the morning and afternoon. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h turning E/NE 20 to 30 km/h early in the morning then tending E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon.
Thursday Very hot and sunny. Winds E/NE 20 to 30 km/h tending E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then tending SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon.
Friday Sunny day; very hot inland from the coast. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming S 20 to 30 km/h during the day.
Saturday Very hot. Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers and thunderstorms in the northeast, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h turning E/NE during the morning.
Central West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||19||28||90%||5-10mm||Nil||S 18||55||SSW 29||59|
||24||38||80%||5-10mm||Nil||ENE 11||40||N 9||31|
||21||28||70%||5-10mm||Nil||S 33||76||S 39||70|
Aircraft companies are flat out dropping off food and supplies to Northern Territory communities stranded by continuing wet weather.
The Katherine River is set to flood as an active monsoon trough causes heavy rains and squally showers across the Northern Territory, registering the wettest day in five years.
The monsoon trough has redeveloped over northern Australia this week, bringing Darwin its heaviest rain five years.