Central West District

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Forecast issued at 5:00 am WST on Thursday 21 February 2019.

Weather Situation

A trough extends from the Gascoyne, through the Goldfields into eastern parts of the South West Land Division and will contract east over southern parts during Thursday and Friday. A weak cold front will brush the southwest of the state late Saturday, with a surface trough redeveloping inland from the west coast during Saturday and Sunday.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 28 to 34.

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

Sun protection 8:40am to 4:30pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Kalbarri 29
Partly cloudy. Geraldton 27
Cloudy. Jurien Bay 26
Cloud clearing. Morawa 34
Partly cloudy. Moora 31

Friday 22 February

Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming west to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon then tending south to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching 29 to 37.

Saturday 23 February

Mostly sunny morning. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds south to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h turning southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending southerly during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching 29 to 36.

Sunday 24 February

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds southerly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching 31 to 37.

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

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