Parkes Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:15 am EDT on Saturday 18 November 2017.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Summary
Max 23
Showers. Possible storm.
Chance of any rain: 90%

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, becoming less likely this evening. A thunderstorm likely, possibly severe in the west. Winds northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h turning easterly 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.

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

Sun protection recommended from 8:50 am to 4:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Showers. Possible storm. Dubbo 22
Showers. Possible storm. Parkes 23

Sunday 19 November

Summary
Min 13
Max 27
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.2 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the north, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds easterly 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Sun protection recommended from 8:50 am to 4:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

Monday 20 November

Summary
Min 12
Max 28
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 5%

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Partly cloudy. Winds easterly 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Sun protection recommended from 8:50 am to 4:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

Tuesday 21 November

Summary
Min 12
Max 28
Mostly sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 10%

Central West Slopes and Plains area

Mostly sunny. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming easterly 15 to 25 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Sun protection recommended from 8:50 am to 4:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

Wednesday 22 November

Summary
Min 12
Max 28
Mostly sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 5%

Thursday 23 November

Summary
Min 14
Max 28
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.4 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Friday 24 November

Summary
Min 14
Max 26
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 4 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

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

Product derived from IDN11060 and IDN11034