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Central Forecast

  • Sunday Cloudy. Medium chance of showers during the morning and afternoon. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures between 14 and 18.

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog in the north in the early morning. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 21.

  • Tuesday Sunny. Areas of morning fog in the west. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 23.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning fog in the west. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 23.

Issued Sat 18:40 EST

Central Observations

Latest Observations
Station
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
10:10 EDT
WNW 7 7 12.5 9.5 12.1 82 1 0.0 -
10:10 EDT
W 20 24 12.4 7.7 10.4 73 2 0.0 1013.1
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Weather News

Cattle on the move as graziers give up on wet season in drought-stricken Queensland

09:08 EDT

There is an exodus of cattle leaving drought-stricken parts of western Queensland as graziers give up on seeing a wet season, two months before the rains are usually due to finish.

Cyclone Kelvin expected to hit northern WA, posing threat to lives

08:10 EDT

Category one Cyclone Kelvin is likely to hit north Western Australia this morning, with the system bringing even more rain to the drenched region.

Cyclone threat downgraded for northern WA but record rain swamps Broome

18:12 EDT

A tropical low that is expected to build into a cyclone has dumped record-breaking rainfall on the town of Broome, swamping the town centre and prompting men to duck-dive in flooded roads to salvage cars.