Parkes Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:16 am EDT on Friday 19 December 2014.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Summary
Max 28
Sunny.

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Sunny. Winds south to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 27 to 32.

Fire Danger
Central Ranges: High
North Western: Very High
Upper Central West Plains: Very High
Lower Central West Plains: High

UV Alert from 8:50 am to 5:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Dubbo 30
Sunny. Parkes 28

Saturday 20 December

Summary
Min 10
Max 31
Sunny.

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Sunny. Winds south to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northeast to southeasterly in the morning then tending south to southeasterly in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Sunday 21 December

Summary
Min 14
Max 35
Sunny.

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the afternoon and evening. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending north to northeasterly during the morning then tending east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 30s.

Monday 22 December

Summary
Min 19
Max 35
Showers. Possible storm.

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds east to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h tending north to northeasterly 25 to 40 km/h during the morning then tending northeast to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 30s.

Tuesday 23 December

Summary
Min 19
Max 32
Showers. Possible storm.

Wednesday 24 December

Summary
Min 18
Max 30
Shower or two. Possible storm.

Thursday 25 December

Summary
Min 17
Max 32
Possible shower.

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

Product derived from IDN11060 and IDN11034