Central Wheat Belt District

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Forecast issued at 5:00 am WST on Sunday 19 September 2021.

Weather Situation

A weak cold front will slide along the south coast early Sunday. A strong ridge will then develop over the south of the State later on Sunday with a high moving through the Bight on Monday and Tuesday.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Partly cloudy. The chance of fog in the far southwest early this morning. Light winds becoming southerly 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon then tending southeasterly in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 20s.

Fire Danger
Mortlock: Low-Moderate
Ninghan: Low-Moderate
Avon: Low-Moderate
Jilbadgie: Low-Moderate

Sun protection 9:10am to 3:00pm, UV Index predicted to reach 6 [High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Dalwallinu 21
Partly cloudy. Northam 21
Partly cloudy. Merredin 21
Partly cloudy. Southern Cross 22

Monday 20 September

Mostly sunny. Winds southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h turning easterly 15 to 25 km/h early in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Tuesday 21 September

Sunny. Light winds becoming northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Wednesday 22 September

Sunny. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

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

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