Bourke Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:30 pm EDT on Sunday 4 December 2016.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Summary
Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 20%

Upper Western area

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a light shower. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds west to northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening.

Sun protection recommended from 9:00 am to 5:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 15 [Extreme]

Monday 5 December

Summary
Min 26
Max 41
Hot. Possible rain.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

Upper Western area

Hot. Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds northwest to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming southeast to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 35 to 42.

Fire Danger
North Western: Very High
Upper Central West Plains: Severe
Far Western: Low-Moderate

Sun protection recommended from 9:00 am to 5:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Hot. Possible rain. Bourke 26 41
Rain at times. Tibooburra 27 37
Rain at times. Cobar 26 37

Tuesday 6 December

Summary
Min 24
Max 37
Rain at times.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 5 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

Upper Western area

Hot. Cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then tending southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 25 with daytime temperatures reaching 30 to 40.

Sun protection recommended from 9:00 am to 5:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

Wednesday 7 December

Summary
Min 19
Max 31
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 20%

Upper Western area

Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the Queensland border, most likely in the morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Thursday 8 December

Summary
Min 20
Max 37
Possible shower developing.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Upper Western area

Mostly sunny morning. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northeast in the afternoon. Winds north to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h shifting south to southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 30s.

Friday 9 December

Summary
Min 17
Max 31
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 5%

Saturday 10 December

Summary
Min 14
Max 33
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Sunday 11 December

Summary
Min 16
Max 35
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 10%

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:15 am EDT Monday.

Product derived from IDN11060 and IDN11037