Gascoyne District

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm WST on Monday 22 October 2018.

Weather Situation

A ridge of high pressure lies near the south coast. A cold front approaching WA on Wednesday will weaken as it arrives at the west coast, with little rainfall penetrating inland. A low pressure system will develop over central WA on Wednesday and meander around the interior of the State until the weekend.

Forecast for the rest of Monday

Clear. Winds southerly 15 to 25 km/h.

Tuesday 23 October

Sunny. Winds south to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northeast to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h early in the morning then tending south to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching 30 to 37.

Fire Danger
Gascoyne Coast: Very High
Gascoyne Inland: High

Sun protection 8:20am to 3:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Carnarvon 16 27
Sunny. Coral Bay 16 32
Sunny. Meekatharra 16 33
Becoming windy. Sunny. Denham 17 26

Wednesday 24 October

Mostly sunny. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the southwest coast. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southwest in the late afternoon and evening. Winds south to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending northwest to southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h in the middle of the day then tending south to southwesterly 25 to 40 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 36.

Thursday 25 October

Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the southeast. Winds south to southwesterly 25 to 40 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Friday 26 October

Sunny. Winds southerly 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

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

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