Gascoyne District

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Forecast updated at 4:46 pm WST on Thursday 22 June 2017.

Weather Situation

A slow moving low pressure system lies over northwestern parts of the Great Southern. This system will move northwards tonight and Friday towards the west coast and gradually weaken during the evening. During Saturday a new ridge of high pressure will build off the south coast. A trough will extend from the Pilbara to the South Interior on Monday.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the far southwest coast, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds northwest to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening.

Friday 23 June

Mostly sunny. High (70%) chance of showers near the far southwest coast, near zero chance elsewhere. Areas of frost in the southeast in the early morning. Light winds becoming northwest to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 24.

Fire Danger
Gascoyne Coast: Low-Moderate
Gascoyne Inland: Low-Moderate

Sun protection 10:40am to 2:30pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Possible shower. Carnarvon 11 23
Mostly sunny. Coral Bay 11 24
Sunny. Meekatharra 6 20
Shower or two. Denham 13 22

Saturday 24 June

Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the far southwest coast in the morning. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching 20 to 25.

Sunday 25 June

Partly cloudy. Winds southeasterly 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching between 17 and 25.

Monday 26 June

Mostly sunny. Winds southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 24.

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

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