Central West District

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm WST on Tuesday 23 October 2018.

Weather Situation

A ridge of high pressure lies near the south coast. A cold front approaching WA on Wednesday will weaken as it arrives at the west coast, with little rainfall penetrating inland. A low pressure system will develop over central WA on Wednesday and meander around the interior of the State until the weekend.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Clear. Winds southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h turning southerly 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.

Wednesday 24 October

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. Winds south to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching 21 to 26.

Fire Danger
Coastal Central West - North: Low-Moderate
Inland Central West - North: Low-Moderate
Coastal Central West - South: Low-Moderate
Inland Central West - South: Low-Moderate

Sun protection 8:30am to 3:40pm, UV Index predicted to reach 9 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Shower or two developing. Kalbarri 14 23
Shower or two developing. Geraldton 11 22
Shower or two developing. Jurien Bay 11 21
Partly cloudy. Morawa 9 25
Possible afternoon shower. Moora 7 21

Thursday 25 October

Sunny. Winds southerly 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching 26 to 31.

Friday 26 October

Sunny. Winds south to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching 28 to 33.

Saturday 27 October

Sunny. Winds south to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to around 15 with daytime temperatures reaching 31 to 37.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:00 am WST Wednesday.

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