Central West District

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Forecast issued at 5:00 am WST on Thursday 24 October 2019.

Weather Situation

A weak cold front is brushing the south coast and will move into the Bight during Thursday. In the wake of the front, a ridge of high pressure will build over southern WA during Thursday and Friday. A high will form in the Bight and a surface trough will develop near the west coast on Saturday before moving eastwards later on Sunday.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Cloud clearing. Winds southerly 25 to 35 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 23 to 28.

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 25
Cloud clearing. Geraldton 23
Cloud clearing. Jurien Bay 22
Mostly sunny. Morawa 27
Cloud clearing. Moora 24

Friday 25 October

Sunny. Winds southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h turning southerly 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Saturday 26 October

Sunny. Winds southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending easterly during the morning then turning south to southeasterly during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Sunday 27 October

Sunny. Winds northeast to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northwest to northeasterly during the day then tending south to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 30s.

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

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