Parkes Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:15 am EDT on Saturday 19 October 2019.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Summary
Max 24
Sunny morning. Dust.
Chance of any rain: 20%

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower on the southern slopes during this afternoon and early evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Areas of raised dust during this afternoon and early evening. The chance of a thunderstorm this afternoon. Winds south to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending west to southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h in the middle of the day then tending south to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 21 to 30.

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

Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 4:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 8 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny morning. Dust. Dubbo 28
Sunny morning. Dust. Parkes 24

Sunday 20 October

Summary
Min 3
Max 22
Sunny.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Sunny. Winds south to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming south to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 4:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 8 [Very High]

Monday 21 October

Summary
Min 4
Max 27
Sunny.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Sunny. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 4:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 8 [Very High]

Tuesday 22 October

Summary
Min 8
Max 29
Sunny.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Sunny. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 4:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 9 [Very High]

Wednesday 23 October

Summary
Min 11
Max 30
Mostly sunny.
Chance of any rain: 5%

Thursday 24 October

Summary
Min 11
Max 32
Mostly sunny.
Chance of any rain: 5%

Friday 25 October

Summary
Min 14
Max 31
Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 20%

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

Product derived from IDN11060 and IDN11034