Gascoyne District

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Forecast issued at 5:00 am WST on Saturday 31 October 2020.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system is located in the Bight with a deepening surface trough near the west coast. The trough moves inland during today ahead of a cold front that reaches the southwest late tonight or early Sunday morning. A complex low pressure system combined with the cold front will slowly move east across the South West Land Division on Sunday and move south of the State later Monday. A new ridge of high pressure will extend south of the State during Tuesday.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Mostly sunny. Winds northwest to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h in the middle of the day then turning west to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon and evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to high 30s.

Fire Danger
Gascoyne Coast: High
Gascoyne Inland: Extreme

Sun protection 8:10am to 4:00pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Carnarvon 26
Partly cloudy. Coral Bay 29
Sunny. Meekatharra 36
Partly cloudy. Denham 25

Sunday 1 November

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the southwest in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southeast in the late afternoon and evening. Winds west to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending west to northwesterly 30 to 45 km/h early in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching 26 to 35.

Monday 2 November

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the south in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southeast in the morning. Winds northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 30 to 45 km/h during the morning then turning west to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching 25 to 32.

Tuesday 3 November

Mostly sunny. Winds southeast to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northwest to southwesterly during the day then tending southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching 28 to 35.

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

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