Parkes Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:17 am EST on Wednesday 3 September 2014.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Summary
Max 15
Sunny.

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Sunny. Winds south to southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h becoming southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming south to southwesterly and light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 14 and 17.

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

UV Alert from 10:10 am to 2:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Dubbo 15
Sunny. Parkes 15

Thursday 4 September

Summary
Min 1
Max 16
Early fog.

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Partly cloudy. Areas of fog and patches of frost in the south early in the morning. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 4 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 19.

Friday 5 September

Summary
Min 3
Max 17
Possible afternoon shower.

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Partly cloudy. Areas of morning fog. Medium chance of showers on the slopes, slight chance elsewhere. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 17 and 20.

Saturday 6 September

Summary
Min 2
Max 19
Partly cloudy.

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower in the north in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds east to southeasterly and light increasing to 15 to 25 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 21.

Sunday 7 September

Summary
Min 2
Max 20
Partly cloudy.

Monday 8 September

Summary
Min 3
Max 21
Partly cloudy.

Tuesday 9 September

Summary
Min 5
Max 22
Possible shower.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:30 pm EST Wednesday.

Product derived from IDN11060 and IDN11034