Central West District

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm WST on Friday 26 February 2021.

Weather Situation

A broad trough lies across the Goldfields and Interior remaining near stationary into the weekend. The trough is then expected to extend back towards the west coast on Sunday before deepening down the western half of the State from Monday.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Clear. Winds south to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h.

Saturday 27 February

Sunny. Winds southerly 15 to 25 km/h tending southeasterly before dawn then tending southeast to southwesterly in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching 31 to 36.

Fire Danger
Coastal Central West - North: High
Inland Central West - North: High
Coastal Central West - South: High
Inland Central West - South: High

Sun protection 8:50am to 4:20pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Kalbarri 19 33
Sunny. Geraldton 18 30
Mostly sunny. Jurien Bay 17 29
Mostly sunny. Morawa 19 35
Mostly sunny. Moora 16 33

Sunday 28 February

Mostly sunny. Winds east to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h tending south to southeasterly in the evening then tending east to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Monday 1 March

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the south, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds northeast to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending northwest to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then tending northwest to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Tuesday 2 March

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds northwest to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending northwest to southwesterly during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 16 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

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

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