Central Wheatbelt Weather

Current Warnings
 

Central Wheatbelt Forecast

  • Sunday Clear. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h turning SW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.

  • Monday Sunny. The chance of morning fog in the W. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h shifting NW early in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

  • Tuesday Cloudy. High chance of rain, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the SW in the late afternoon and evening. Gusty winds in the far SW in the evening. Winds N 20 to 30 km/h turning NW 30 to 45 km/h in the morning then decreasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching 20 to 25.

  • Wednesday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers in the far SW, medium chance elsewhere. Gusty winds in the morning. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h turning W 25 to 40 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 10 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 23.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the far SW, slight chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming W/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 10 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Issued Sun 08:25 EST

Central Wheatbelt 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
19:50 WST
SSW 9 11 15.7 8.2 13.5 61 3 0.0 1010.6
19:50 WST
SW 17 20 17.1 9.3 13.7 60 4 0.0 1010.8
19:50 WST
WSW 9 11 19.7 1.7 16.2 30 11 0.0 1009.3
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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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