Central Wheat Belt District

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Forecast issued at 5:00 am WST on Saturday 22 July 2017.

Weather Situation

A general westerly flow is expected over the weekend with a cold front affecting the southwest on Sunday. Another cold front approaches the southwest corner of the State later on Tuesday.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers during the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming westerly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures around 17.

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

Sun protection 11:00am to 2:00pm, UV Index predicted to reach 3 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Shower or two clearing. Dalwallinu 18
Shower or two. Northam 18
Shower or two clearing. Merredin 17
Shower or two clearing. Southern Cross 16

Sunday 23 July

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the south, most likely in the afternoon. Light winds becoming north to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending west to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching around 18.

Monday 24 July

Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the far southwest, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming westerly 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching around 17.

Tuesday 25 July

Mostly sunny. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to around 5 with daytime temperatures reaching around 19.

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

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