Central West Weather
Central West Forecast
Tuesday Clear. Winds S/SW 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Winds S 20 to 30 km/h.
Thursday Sunny. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/SE 25 to 35 km/h early in the morning.
Friday Sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the afternoon and evening. Winds E/SE 20 to 25 km/h tending E/NE 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then tending SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the afternoon. Winds NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/NE during the morning then becoming light during the evening.
Central West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||17||28||80%||1-5mm||Nil||W 13||52||W 27||56|
||21||38||90%||1-5mm||Nil||N 10||33||NW 22||27|
||21||36||60%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 8||40||WNW 22||30|
||20||26||80%||1-5mm||Nil||SW 13||73||WSW 20||71|
Top End residents are unlikely to be relieved of the oppressive hot and humid build up conditions until Christmas, because the rain-bringing La Niña weather pattern is unlikely to eventuate in coming months, the Bureau of Meteorology has warned.
An international tourist has died and a woman has been injured after being hit by lightning while camping at Mt Warning, on the NSW north coast, police say.
The opening week of summer has been a hot and thundery mix in New South Wales and there is more to come.