Parkes Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:30 pm EDT on Tuesday 31 March 2015.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Summary
Clear.

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Mostly clear. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds easterly 15 to 20 km/h.

Wednesday 1 April

Summary
Min 12
Max 29
Partly cloudy.

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Partly cloudy. Patchy fog on the slopes in the early morning. Light winds becoming northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending northerly in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

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 10:10 am to 4:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 8 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Dubbo 14 29
Partly cloudy. Parkes 12 29

Thursday 2 April

Summary
Min 15
Max 29
Partly cloudy.

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Partly cloudy. Winds northwest to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending west to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Friday 3 April

Summary
Min 13
Max 27
Shower or two.

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming northwest to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Saturday 4 April

Summary
Min 12
Max 24
Shower or two.

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching 23 to 28.

Sunday 5 April

Summary
Min 12
Max 25
Shower or two.

Monday 6 April

Summary
Min 10
Max 25
Shower or two.

Tuesday 7 April

Summary
Min 9
Max 23
Shower or two.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:15 am EDT Wednesday.

Product derived from IDN11060 and IDN11034