Central West District

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Forecast issued at 5:00 am WST on Friday 22 October 2021.

Weather Situation

A ridge of high pressure strengthens over central and southern districts and moves southwards today. A new high develops south of the Bight over the weekend as a new trough deepens near the west coast on Sunday. It will then move inland during the day and over eastern parts of the South West Land Division and Goldfields on Monday.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Mostly sunny. Winds southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h turning southerly in the early afternoon then becoming south to southeasterly and light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.

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 8:20am to 3:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 10 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Cloud clearing. Kalbarri 26
Cloud clearing. Geraldton 24
Partly cloudy. Jurien Bay 23
Mostly sunny. Morawa 25
Partly cloudy. Moora 22

Saturday 23 October

Sunny. Winds southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming south to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Sunday 24 October

Sunny. Winds northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h shifting south to southwesterly during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching 32 to 38.

Monday 25 October

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the west, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. Winds west to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 13 with daytime temperatures reaching 21 to 27.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:25 pm WST Friday.

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