Central West Weather

Current Warnings
 

Central West Forecast

  • Saturday Mostly sunny. Medium chance of shower or thunderstorm east of Longreach in the late morning and afternoon. Winds NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 40.

  • Sunday Hot and sunny. Winds NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/SW in the middle of the day then tending S/SW in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 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.

  • Tuesday Hot and sunny. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h shifting N/NE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to the low 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 37 to 42.

Issued Fri 19:00 EST

Central West Observations

Latest Observations
Station
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
09:00 EST
NE 4   29.9 17.2 31.7 47 7 - -
08:40 EST
WSW 7 7 27.8 2.1 24.7 19 20 0.0 1015.0
08:40 EST
SE 15 17 30.1 -3.6 24.8 11 33 0.0 1014.8
09:00 EST
NNE 7   28.2 13.8 27.9 41 9 0 1012.4
08:40 EST
ESE 26 28 32.5 -6.0 24.8 8 52 0.0 -
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