Central Wheatbelt Weather
Central Wheatbelt Forecast
Monday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers or a thunderstorm, with gusty winds during this afternoon and early evening. Winds S/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending W/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures 31 to 37.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the east, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the early morning. Winds SW 25 to 35 km/h tending S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening then becoming light in the late evening.
Wednesday Sunny. Light winds.
Thursday Sunny. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then tending SE during the evening.
Central Wheatbelt Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||20||36||90%||5-10mm||Nil||N 23||32||WNW 24||32|
More than 12,000 insurance claims have already been lodged with damages at an estimated $31 million following the .
A category one cyclone has formed in the Gulf of Carpentaria but is due to weaken before heading towards the Northern Territory coast.
Emergency services are frustrated by people making bad decisions when faced with floodwater, as recent studies on flood deaths show young men and children are the most at-risk of dying.