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Thu 04:17 WST
Current Warnings

Central West Forecast

  • Thursday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain in the south, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm, possibly severe with damaging winds and heavy rain which may lead to flash flooding in the S during this afternoon and evening. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.

  • Friday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Heavy falls exceeding 40 mm possible inland. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the morning. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Winds E/SE 20 to 30 km/h.

Issued Thu 05:00 WST

Central West Weather Forecasts

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Possible thunderstorm
15 22 90% 20-40mm Nil E 11 89 E 11 75
Possible thunderstorm
14 22 90% 5-10mm Nil NE 14 100 N 14 81
Possible thunderstorm
15 22 90% 40-80mm Nil NE 13 95 ENE 12 75
Possible shower
16 25 90% 1-5mm Nil NE 14 97 NW 12 67
Possible thunderstorm
12 20 90% 20-40mm Nil NE 10 90 ENE 10 78
Possible thunderstorm
14 21 90% 5-10mm Nil NE 6 100 NNE 8 81
Possible thunderstorm
14 21 90% 1-5mm Nil ENE 11 100 E 11 82
17 24 90% 5-10mm Nil NE 17 91 NNW 18 79
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