Gascoyne District

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm WST on Wednesday 19 June 2019.

Weather Situation

A high pressure ridge near the south coast will move slowly east over the coming days. A rain band and cold front will approach the west coast on Friday evening and move across State during the weekend. A second cold front will cross the southwest corner of the State on Sunday afternoon.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Clear. Light winds becoming easterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.

Thursday 20 June

Sunny. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending north to northeasterly in the middle of the day then becoming light in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching 22 to 28.

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

Sun protection 10:20am to 2:30pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Carnarvon 9 25
Sunny. Coral Bay 9 26
Sunny. Meekatharra 10 24
Sunny. Denham 13 24

Friday 21 June

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers inland, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east. Winds north to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h tending north to northwesterly in the middle of the day then tending north to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Saturday 22 June

Partly cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers near the far southwest coast, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south in the afternoon and evening. Winds north to northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to around 12 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Sunday 23 June

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain in the south, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. Heavy falls possible. Winds north to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h tending northwest to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 25.

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

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