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Central West Forecast

  • Wednesday Sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north during this afternoon and evening. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h turning S in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 23 to 31.

  • Thursday The chance of a thunderstorm in the east in the early morning. Mostly sunny day. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening.

  • Friday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the coast in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming SW 15 to 20 km/h during the day.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south in the morning. Winds W/SW 20 to 30 km/h turning S during the day then decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.

Issued Wed 05:00 WST

Central West 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
05:10 WST
SSE 15 17 10.9 9.7 9.0 92 1 0.0 1016.3
09:00 WST
ESE 11   17.4 14.6 17.4 84 2 0 1022.0
05:10 WST
S 6 6 10.5 10.5 10.0 100 1 0.0 -
04:50 WST
SE 33 43 19.8 15.4 19.8 76 4 0.0 1015.8
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