Central West Weather

Current Warnings
 

Central West Forecast

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower in the SW, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the NE in the late morning and afternoon. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day then tending SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching 34 to 39.

  • Tuesday Sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm E of Longreach in the afternoon and evening. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h turning S/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the late morning then tending S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching 35 to 41.

  • Wednesday Sunny. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then turning S/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching 35 to 40.

  • Thursday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h shifting S/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the day then tending S/SE during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

Issued Sun 06:15 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
22 38 40% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
21 38 30% < 1mm Nil S 14 27 WSW 20 11
Mostly sunny
21 40 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
21 40 10% < 1mm Nil SSE 16 25 WSW 21 10
Mostly sunny
21 38 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
23 41 30% < 1mm Nil SSE 16 23 SW 16 10
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Weather News

Nature's fireworks light up the skies of the Top End

12:14 EDT

Storms sparked to life over parts of the Top End and Tiwi Islands on Saturday afternoon with some lingering late into the evening.   Storms initially flared up over far eastern parts of the Arnhem district but it was not long before western and central parts, along with the Tiwi Islands, saw storms as well.   Image: Radar imagery showing showers and storms over the Top End.

Coffee and cakes baked with love, as Armidale community recovers after tornado

23:56 EDT

Northern Tableland locals have filled the hearts and bellies of work crews and residents affected by a tornado that swept through Armidale.  Thursday evening's tornado was one of several weather fronts that travelled across the state, bringing with them severe winds, rain and hail.  The area went more than 24 hours without electricity or treated water before power was returned to the community at about 10.30pm on Friday.

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