Central West District

IDQ10200

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Queensland

Central West District Forecast

Issued at 4:15 pm EST on Sunday 11 April 2021
for the period until midnight EST Thursday 15 April 2021.

Warning Information

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Weather Situation

A trough near the Capricornia coast will move northward over the Central Coast overnight, with cooler and drier air behind the trough moving across the south of the state. The trough will reach the Townsville Coast on Monday then drift inland, moving over western districts on Tuesday and weakening. A high in the Great Australian Bight extends a strengthening ridge across the state in the wake of the trough. The high will move east today and tomorrow and reach the Tasman Sea on Tuesday.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday 11 April

Clear. Winds southerly 20 to 30 km/h.

Forecast for Monday 12 April

Sunny. Winds southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the evening then becoming southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Barcaldine
Sunny.
Min
14
Max
29
Longreach
Sunny.
Min
15
Max
29
Winton
Sunny.
Min
16
Max
31

Fire Danger: Low-Moderate

Sun protection 9:10am to 3:40pm, UV Index predicted to reach 9 [Very High]

Forecast for Tuesday 13 April

Sunny. Winds southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h turning easterly 20 to 30 km/h early in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Barcaldine
Sunny.
Min
14
Max
30
Longreach
Sunny.
Min
14
Max
31
Winton
Sunny.
Min
15
Max
33

Forecast for Wednesday 14 April

Sunny. Winds east to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching 29 to 34.

Barcaldine
Sunny.
Min
16
Max
31
Longreach
Sunny.
Min
17
Max
31
Winton
Sunny.
Min
18
Max
34

Forecast for Thursday 15 April

Mostly sunny. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending east to southeasterly during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Barcaldine
Mostly sunny.
Min
16
Max
32
Longreach
Mostly sunny.
Min
17
Max
33
Winton
Mostly sunny.
Min
18
Max
34

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:00 am EST Monday.

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