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Current Warnings

Central Wheatbelt Forecast

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Winds S 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.

  • Monday Mostly sunny. Areas of morning frost. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the far southwest in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending W/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day.

  • Tuesday Becoming cloudy. Areas of morning frost in the northeast. High (70%) chance of showers in the south, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming W 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then tending SW in the evening.

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny. Areas of morning frost in the south. Winds S/SW 20 to 30 km/h tending S/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening.

  • Thursday Sunny. Areas of morning frost. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h tending NE during the morning then becoming light during the day.

Issued Sun 16:25 WST

Central Wheatbelt 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
09:00 WST
SSW 7   12.0 8.2 11.4 78 2 0 1017.4
20:40 WST
- 0 0 4.1 2.1 4.1 87 1 0.0 1020.2
20:40 WST
S 13 15 8.7 5.6 6.6 81 1 0.4 1019.8
09:00 WST
S 4   10.4 9.0 10.4 91 1 0 -
20:40 WST
SSE 7 9 8.4 2.0 7.4 64 2 0.0 1019.1
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NSW Weather: Forbes farmers brace for extensive crop losses from flooding

16:59 EST

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13:48 EST

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