Waratah Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:40 am EDT on Wednesday 13 December 2017.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Summary
Max 24
Late shower or two.
Chance of any rain: 50%

Western area

Hot. Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers later tonight. Winds northwest to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the early afternoon then tending northwest to northeasterly 25 to 35 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 25 to 31.

Fire Danger - High

Sun protection recommended from 8:50 am to 5:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Hot. Late shower or two. Strahan 30
Hot. Late shower or two. Melaleuca 30
Hot. Late shower or two. Queenstown 30
Hot. Late shower or two. Rosebery 31

Thursday 14 December

Summary
Min 13
Max 17
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 4 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

Western area

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and early afternoon. Winds northwest to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h tending northwesterly early in the morning then tending westerly 25 to 40 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 19.

Sun protection recommended from 8:50 am to 5:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

Friday 15 December

Summary
Min 8
Max 17
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 5%

Western area

Cloudy. Winds westerly 20 to 30 km/h turning northwesterly during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 21.

Sun protection recommended from 8:50 am to 5:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

Saturday 16 December

Summary
Min 9
Max 16
Shower or two clearing.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 2 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

Western area

Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. Winds northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h tending westerly 25 to 35 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 19.

Sun protection recommended from 8:50 am to 5:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

Sunday 17 December

Summary
Min 6
Max 20
Cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 10%

Monday 18 December

Summary
Min 13
Max 23
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 5%

Tuesday 19 December

Summary
Min 16
Max 22
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 2 to 15 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:25 pm EDT Wednesday.

Product derived from IDT16710 and IDT16070