Central West District

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Forecast issued at 5:00 am WST on Saturday 5 December 2020.

Weather Situation

A ridge of high pressure will build across southern WA on Saturday and dominate the weather pattern into early next week. A surface trough will develop near the west coast on Monday and deepen through the middle of the week as a high pressure cell moves into the Bight.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Sunny. Winds south to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then turning southerly 25 to 35 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures 27 to 33.

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

Sun protection 8:00am to 4:20pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Kalbarri 29
Cloud clearing. Geraldton 26
Cloud clearing. Jurien Bay 24
Sunny. Morawa 32
Sunny. Moora 30

Sunday 6 December

Sunny. Winds south to southeasterly 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching 30 to 37.

Monday 7 December

Very hot and sunny. Winds south to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending east to southeasterly 25 to 35 km/h during the morning then tending south to southeasterly during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching 35 to 41.

Tuesday 8 December

Very hot and mostly sunny. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending east to northeasterly 25 to 35 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to 20 to 27 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 40s.

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

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