Tambo Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:15 pm EST on Friday 24 March 2017.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Summary
Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 20%

Central West area

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower east of Longreach, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms north of Longreach. Light winds.

Sun protection recommended from 8:50 am to 4:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

Saturday 25 March

Summary
Min 19
Max 35
Mostly sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Central West area

Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming easterly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 33 to 39.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection recommended from 8:50 am to 4:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Longreach 23 38
Mostly sunny. Barcaldine 23 36
Sunny. Winton 24 39

Sunday 26 March

Summary
Min 19
Max 36
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Central West area

Mostly sunny day. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northeast in the late afternoon and evening. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending east to southeasterly 25 to 35 km/h in the late morning and early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to 20 to 25 with daytime temperatures reaching 34 to 40.

Sun protection recommended from 8:50 am to 4:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

Monday 27 March

Summary
Min 19
Max 36
Mostly sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 5%

Central West area

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers north of Longreach in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northeast. Winds east to southeasterly 25 to 40 km/h increasing to 30 to 45 km/h during the evening. Damaging wind gusts exceeding 90 km/h possible depending on movement and development of Tropical Low. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 33 to 40.

Sun protection recommended from 8:50 am to 4:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

Tuesday 28 March

Summary
Min 19
Max 35
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 4 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

Central West area

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers north of Longreach, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds east to southeasterly 35 to 55 km/h becoming easterly 30 to 45 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 32 to 38.

Wednesday 29 March

Summary
Min 20
Max 33
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

Thursday 30 March

Summary
Min 18
Max 30
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 2 to 15 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

Friday 31 March

Summary
Min 18
Max 28
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 15 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

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

Product derived from IDQ11295 and IDQ10200