Central West Weather

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Central West Forecast

  • Thursday Sunny day. Areas of raised dust west of Longreach early this morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northeast this evening. Winds SE 25 to 35 km/h turning S 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures 33 to 38.

  • Friday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower in the east or thunderstorm, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/NE in the morning then tending SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching 35 to 40.

  • Saturday Mostly sunny. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southeast in the late morning and afternoon. Winds SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h before dawn then tending S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

  • Sunday Hot and sunny. Winds SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/NE during the morning then tending SE/SW during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

  • Monday Hot and sunny. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/SE 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to the low 20s with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

Issued Wed 19:00 EST

Central West Weather Forecasts

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Sunny
23 38 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
24 39 10% < 1mm Nil NE 21 28 N 9 13
Sunny
24 41 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
23 41 5% < 1mm Nil NE 26 24 NNE 12 12
Sunny
24 39 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
23 43 10% < 1mm Nil NE 24 15 NNW 10 6
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