Central Wheat Belt District

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Forecast issued at 4:45 pm WST on Monday 25 September 2017.

Weather Situation

A low pressure system will track over the southwest of the State to lie to the southeast of Esperance late Tuesday, and move further eastwards on Wednesday. A weak cold front and associated middle level disturbance will move across western parts of the State on Thursday.

Forecast for the rest of Monday

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds northwest to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending south to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.

Tuesday 26 September

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds west to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 30 km/h before tending south to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late morning and afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching around 16.

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

Sun protection 9:10am to 3:10pm, UV Index predicted to reach 7 [High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Shower or two clearing. Dalwallinu 6 16
Shower or two clearing. Northam 4 17
Shower or two. Merredin 6 15
Shower or two. Southern Cross 5 16

Wednesday 27 September

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of light showers in the far southwest in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 5 with daytime temperatures reaching around 17.

Thursday 28 September

Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers in the far southwest, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then tending southerly during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 5 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 19.

Friday 29 September

Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming southerly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 5 with daytime temperatures reaching around 19.

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

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