Gascoyne District

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm WST on Sunday 17 November 2019.

Weather Situation

A trough extends from the Gascoyne through the Goldfields and offshore from the Eucla. A weak cold front brushes the south coast on Monday. A more significant front moves over the southwest of the State Tuesday night and on Wednesday. A ridge of high pressure then develops over southern parts of the State on Thursday with a weak trough developing inland from the west coast later in the day.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Mostly clear. Winds northeast to southeasterly 25 to 35 km/h tending southeast to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the evening.

Monday 18 November

Very hot. Mostly sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south in the afternoon. Winds southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending northwest to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then tending southeast to southwesterly in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to 21 to 26 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 40s.

Fire Danger
Gascoyne Coast: Severe
Gascoyne Inland: Severe

Sun protection 8:10am to 4:10pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Carnarvon 21 30
Becoming windy. Sunny. Coral Bay 20 37
Mostly sunny. Meekatharra 25 43
Becoming windy. Sunny. Denham 19 29

Tuesday 19 November

Mostly sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southeast in the afternoon. Winds southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending northwest to southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming southwesterly 25 to 40 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 25 with daytime temperatures reaching 37 to 43.

Wednesday 20 November

Cloud clearing. Winds southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h turning southerly during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 36.

Thursday 21 November

Sunny. Winds south to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming south to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching 31 to 39.

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

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