Orford Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm EDT on Wednesday 29 January 2020.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Summary
Clear.
Chance of any rain: 0%

East Coast area

Clear. Winds northwest to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h tending northwest to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening.

Sun protection recommended from 9:10 am to 5:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

Thursday 30 January

Summary
Min 17
Max 34
Hot. Wind easing.
Chance of any rain: 5%

East Coast area

Hot to very hot, and sunny. Winds west to northwesterly 35 to 50 km/h shifting east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching 30 to 35.

Fire Danger - Severe

Sun protection recommended from 9:10 am to 5:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Very hot. Becoming windy. St Helens 17 35
Hot. Wind easing. Orford 17 34
Very hot. Windy. Swansea 19 36

Friday 31 January

Summary
Min 15
Max 36
Very hot. Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

East Coast area

Very hot. Mostly sunny day. Slight (30%) chance of a shower at night. Winds northwest to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending north to northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h in the middle of the day then tending northwesterly in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 14 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 30s.

Sun protection recommended from 9:10 am to 5:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

Saturday 1 February

Summary
Min 21
Max 27
Rain.
Possible rainfall: 3 to 10 mm
Chance of any rain: 90%

East Coast area

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h tending northwest to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the day then tending northeast to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching 24 to 29.

Sun protection recommended from 9:10 am to 5:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

Sunday 2 February

Summary
Min 13
Max 21
Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 20%

East Coast area

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning. Winds west to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending west to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming westerly 25 to 35 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching between 17 and 23.

Monday 3 February

Summary
Min 11
Max 16
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.4 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Tuesday 4 February

Summary
Min 8
Max 19
Mostly sunny.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Wednesday 5 February

Summary
Min 11
Max 21
Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 10%

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:40 am EDT Thursday.

Product derived from IDT16710 and IDT16090