Central West District

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm WST on Wednesday 29 January 2020.

Weather Situation

A deep trough is over central parts of the state will continue to move eastwards into the South Interior on Thursday. A cold front will approach the Southwest Capes this evening and cross the southwest on Thursday before a new ridge develops to the south of the State on Friday. This ridge will strengthen further over the weekend.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Mostly clear. Winds southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h.

Thursday 30 January

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the early afternoon then turning southerly 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

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

Sun protection 8:20am to 4:40pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Kalbarri 20 27
Possible morning shower. Geraldton 18 25
Partly cloudy. Jurien Bay 18 24
Partly cloudy. Morawa 18 27
Partly cloudy. Moora 17 25

Friday 31 January

Sunny. Light winds becoming southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending southerly 25 to 35 km/h in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching 25 to 30.

Saturday 1 February

Sunny. Winds southerly 20 to 30 km/h turning southeasterly during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching 30 to 36.

Sunday 2 February

Very hot and sunny. Winds east to southeasterly 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 25 with daytime temperatures reaching 36 to 43.

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

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