Central Wheatbelt Weather
Central Wheatbelt Forecast
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Winds SE 20 to 30 km/h turning E in the late morning and afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 26 to 31.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Winds E 20 to 25 km/h turning NE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the far southwest in the morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h turning S/SE during the day.
Friday Sunny. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending E/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then tending S/SE during the day.
Central Wheatbelt Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||18||32||5%||< 1mm||Nil||S 13||52||SSW 19||23|
Prolonged heatwave conditions are helping elevate the bushfire threat in parts of New South Wales this week, after a slow start to the season.
A four-day heatwave that begins on Wednesday will bring the same kind of conditions that saw more than 200 Queenslanders treated for heat stroke and dehydration last week.
The Great Northern Highway has been closed between Fitzroy Crossing and Halls Creek, as rivers rise across northern Western Australia following a week of steady rain.