Gascoyne District

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Forecast issued at 5:00 am WST on Tuesday 7 April 2020.

Weather Situation

A strong high will move south of the Bight during today, strengthening the ridge over southeastern parts of the State. A trough off the west coast will deepen further over the next few days before moving inland for a period on Thursday. The trough will redevelop off of the west coast during Friday.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the far northeast, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far northeast. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending north to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then tending east to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 31 to 36.

Fire Danger
Gascoyne Coast: High
Gascoyne Inland: High

Sun protection 9:10am to 3:30pm, UV Index predicted to reach 9 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Carnarvon 30
Sunny. Coral Bay 34
Mostly sunny. Meekatharra 32
Sunny. Denham 29

Wednesday 8 April

Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the far northeast, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far northeast. Winds northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening then becoming east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching 32 to 37.

Thursday 9 April

Mostly sunny. The chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the far northeast in the morning and afternoon. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming northeast to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching 32 to 38.

Friday 10 April

Sunny. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming northeast to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 24 with daytime temperatures reaching 33 to 39.

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

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