Central Wheat Belt District

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Forecast issued at 5:00 am WST on Sunday 25 August 2019.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system lies in the Bight with a ridge extending along the south coast. The high will move slowly east over the coming days with a trough developing near the west coast on Wednesday.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Partly cloudy. Areas of frost in the northeast early this morning. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 17 and 20.

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

Sun protection 9:50am to 2:30pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Dalwallinu 20
Partly cloudy. Northam 19
Partly cloudy. Merredin 17
Partly cloudy. Southern Cross 17

Monday 26 August

Sunny. Areas of frost in the far southwest in the early morning. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light early in the morning then becoming easterly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching around 20.

Tuesday 27 August

Sunny. Areas of morning frost in the south. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the afternoon then becoming easterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Wednesday 28 August

Sunny. Winds northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the afternoon then becoming northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

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

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