Parkes Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:15 am EDT on Thursday 21 October 2021.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Summary
Max 24
Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Partly cloudy. Winds easterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon then becoming east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.

Fire Danger
Central Ranges: Low-Moderate
North Western: Low-Moderate
Upper Central West Plains: Low-Moderate
Lower Central West Plains: Low-Moderate

Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 4:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 9 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Dubbo 25
Partly cloudy. Parkes 24

Friday 22 October

Summary
Min 11
Max 27
Sunny.
Chance of any rain: 5%

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Sunny. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to around 11 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 4:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 8 [Very High]

Saturday 23 October

Summary
Min 14
Max 29
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the northeast, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northwest to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending south to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 35.

Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 4:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 9 [Very High]

Sunday 24 October

Summary
Min 8
Max 22
Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 20%

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Mostly sunny. Medium (40%) chance of showers on the northern slopes, most likely in the morning. Winds south to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching 21 to 26.

Sun protection recommended from 9:10 am to 4:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 9 [Very High]

Monday 25 October

Summary
Min 6
Max 21
Mostly sunny.
Chance of any rain: 10%

Tuesday 26 October

Summary
Min 6
Max 23
Sunny.
Chance of any rain: 5%

Wednesday 27 October

Summary
Min 7
Max 27
Sunny.
Chance of any rain: 5%

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:30 pm EDT Thursday.

Product derived from IDN11060 and IDN11034