Winton Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:00 am EST on Friday 6 March 2015.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Summary
Max 41
Sunny.

Central West area

Hot and mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the northeast, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northeast from late this morning. Winds southeasterly 25 to 35 km/h turning southerly 20 to 30 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 36 to 41.

Fire Danger - Very High

UV Alert from 8:50 am to 4:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Longreach 39
Sunny. Barcaldine 38
Sunny. Winton 41

Saturday 7 March

Summary
Min 23
Max 41
Sunny.

Central West area

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers east of Longreach, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms. Winds south to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 24 with daytime temperatures reaching 35 to 40.

Sunday 8 March

Summary
Min 24
Max 41
Sunny.

Central West area

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers east of Longreach, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds north to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming northeast to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 33 to 41.

Monday 9 March

Summary
Min 24
Max 40
Mostly sunny.

Central West area

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers east of Longreach, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming east to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 34 to 40.

Tuesday 10 March

Summary
Min 25
Max 38
Possible shower.

Wednesday 11 March

Summary
Min 25
Max 37
Possible late shower.

Thursday 12 March

Summary
Min 25
Max 38
Possible shower.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:15 pm EST Friday.

Product derived from IDQ11295 and IDQ10200