Goldfields District

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm WST on Thursday 28 May 2020.

Weather Situation

A weakening ridge lies over central parts of the state. A moderate to strong cold front moves across the South West Land Division and adjacent parts during Friday. A new ridge will develop over central parts during Saturday in the wake of the front and drift further south on Sunday and Monday.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Clear. Light winds.

Friday 29 May

Mostly sunny. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the far southwest in the evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far southwest in the evening. Light winds becoming northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Fire Danger - Goldfields: High

Sun protection 9:50am to 1:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Kalgoorlie 6 22
Sunny. Leonora 5 24
Mostly sunny. Laverton 7 24
Sunny. Leinster 6 24
Mostly sunny. Norseman 6 22

Saturday 30 May

Mostly sunny. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the far south in the early morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far south in the early morning. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending west to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h early in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 19.

Sunday 31 May

Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming west to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching around 19.

Monday 1 June

Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 21.

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

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