Gascoyne District

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Forecast issued at 5:00 am WST on Sunday 17 February 2019.

Weather Situation

A deep trough over the far east of the State will move into South Australia during today. A high pressure system will develop south of the State during today and Monday, and a new trough will develop down the west coast. The trough will move inland during Tuesday and Wednesday.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Sunny. Winds south to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h turning west to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day then tending southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 37 to 44.

Fire Danger
Gascoyne Coast: Very High
Gascoyne Inland: Very High

Sun protection 8:30am to 4:40pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Becoming windy. Mostly sunny. Carnarvon 30
Becoming windy. Sunny. Coral Bay 36
Sunny. Meekatharra 42
Mostly sunny. Denham 29

Monday 18 February

Sunny. Winds east to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h shifting southwesterly during the morning then tending southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to 20 to 26 with daytime temperatures reaching 38 to 44.

Tuesday 19 February

Sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far northeast in the afternoon and evening. Winds south to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending west to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon then tending south to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to 20 to 27 with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

Wednesday 20 February

Sunny day. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far northeast in the evening. Winds south to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending west to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 26 with daytime temperatures reaching 37 to 42.

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

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