Parkes Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:15 am EDT on Saturday 14 December 2019.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Summary
Max 31
Sunny.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Mostly sunny. Areas of smoke haze. Winds south to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

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

Sun protection recommended from 8:40 am to 5:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Possible smoke haze. Dubbo 34
Sunny. Parkes 31

Sunday 15 December

Summary
Min 12
Max 35
Mostly sunny.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Hot and mostly sunny. Areas of smoke haze, mainly in the early morning. Light winds becoming southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 30s.

Sun protection recommended from 8:40 am to 5:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

Monday 16 December

Summary
Min 14
Max 36
Mostly sunny.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Hot and sunny. Areas of smoke haze on the slopes. Light winds becoming southwesterly 20 to 25 km/h during the day then tending southerly 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

Sun protection recommended from 8:40 am to 5:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

Tuesday 17 December

Summary
Min 15
Max 38
Hot. Smoke haze.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Hot and mostly sunny. Areas of smoke haze. Winds south to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending east to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 30s.

Sun protection recommended from 8:40 am to 5:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

Wednesday 18 December

Summary
Min 17
Max 39
Hot and sunny.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Thursday 19 December

Summary
Min 21
Max 43
Very hot and sunny.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Friday 20 December

Summary
Min 21
Max 43
Very hot and sunny.
Chance of any rain: 0%

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

Product derived from IDN11060 and IDN11034