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Mon 23:05 WST
Current Warnings

Central West Forecast

  • Monday Mostly clear. Light winds.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog in the morning, mainly in the south. High (80%) chance of showers in the south, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and early evening. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers near the coast, slight (20%) chance elsewhere, clearing during the morning. Winds S 15 to 25 km/h turning SE 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon and evening.

  • Thursday Sunny. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then turning S/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the day.

  • Friday Mostly sunny. Areas of morning frost in the east. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then tending SE during the day.

Issued Mon 17:14 WST

Central West Observations

Latest Observations
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
00:50 WST
SW 7 7 13.5 13.8 13.3 - - 0.0 -
00:50 WST
NE 13 15 9.7 8.9 7.8 95 1 0.0 1021.0
15:00 WST
WSW 11   22.6 14.9 22.6 62 4 0 1020.4
00:50 WST
SW 4 4 10.5 10.5 10.2 100 1 0.0 -
00:50 WST
SSE 17 19 18.0 14.3 18.0 79 2 0.0 1020.9
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14:44 EST

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