Central West Weather
Central West Forecast
Thursday Mostly sunny. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the north and east during this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening, with gusty winds in the NE. Winds E/SE 25 to 30 km/h increasing to 35 km/h before tending E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning, then tending NE/SE 20 to 30 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.
Friday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the east in the morning and afternoon. Winds N/NE 25 to 35 km/h tending N/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then tending NW/SW in the late afternoon.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming SW 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Winds SW 20 to 30 km/h.
Central West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||17||33||40%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 27||31||S 30||31|
||18||35||60%||1-5mm||Nil||E 24||38||E 11||21|
||20||28||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 34||57||S 42||55|
Financial assistance is being offered to farmers impacted by a severe hail storm in October in northern New South Wales.
A severe weather warning is in place for damaging winds up to 90 kilometres per hour in Canberra today.
Newcastle locals hoping for a morning swim ahead of a sweltering day have been left disappointed, with vandals emptying the city's ocean baths.