Parkes Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:15 am EST on Tuesday 1 September 2015.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Summary
Max 15
Morning fog then sunny.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Areas of fog and frost early this morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures between 15 and 19.

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

UV Alert from 9:30 am to 2:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 6 [High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Morning fog then sunny. Dubbo 17
Morning fog then sunny. Parkes 15

Wednesday 2 September

Summary
Min 0
Max 19
Rain at times.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 4 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of rain in the late afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 5 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 23.

Thursday 3 September

Summary
Min 6
Max 14
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 2 to 6 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds northwest to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending west to northwesterly during the morning then turning southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to around 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 14 and 18.

Friday 4 September

Summary
Min 4
Max 16
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 20%

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower on the northern slopes, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to around 5 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 19.

Saturday 5 September

Summary
Min 2
Max 17
Mostly sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 10%

Sunday 6 September

Summary
Min 2
Max 18
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 10%

Monday 7 September

Summary
Min 4
Max 17
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 10%

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

Product derived from IDN11060 and IDN11034