Central West District

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Forecast updated at 4:45 pm WST on Thursday 22 June 2017.

Weather Situation

A slow moving low pressure system lies over northwestern parts of the Great Southern. This system will move northwards tonight and Friday towards the west coast and gradually weaken during the evening. During Saturday a new ridge of high pressure will build off the south coast. A trough will extend from the Pilbara to the South Interior on Monday.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds westerly 15 to 25 km/h turning northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.

Friday 23 June

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning. Winds north to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h shifting east to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning and early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 11 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 22.

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 11:20am to 1:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 3 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Shower or two. Kalbarri 12 23
Showers easing. Geraldton 12 21
Showers. Jurien Bay 11 19
Shower or two. Morawa 10 18
Shower or two. Moora 11 16

Saturday 24 June

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the north in the morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds east to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 23.

Sunday 25 June

Sunny. Winds southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 17 and 21.

Monday 26 June

Sunny. Winds southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 17 and 20.

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

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