Central Wheatbelt Weather
Central Wheatbelt Forecast
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers and thunderstorms, most likely during this afternoon and evening. Winds E 20 to 30 km/h turning NE 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 29 to 34.
Thursday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers or a thunderstorm, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h shifting southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east in the afternoon. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending W/SW during the day then tending SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the evening.
Saturday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning and afternoon. A thunderstorm likely. Heavy falls exceeding 60 mm possible. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h turning SW 25 to 40 km/h during the morning then decreasing to 25 to 35 km/h during the evening.
Central Wheatbelt Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||14||22||90%||5-10mm||Nil||ESE 17||68||W 29||44|
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