Goldfields District

No warnings for Western Australia

Forecast issued at 4:25 pm WST on Thursday 24 August 2017.

Weather Situation

A ridge of high pressure south of the State. A surface trough will develop through the inland Gascoyne during Thursday and deepen over the next few days.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of rain in the northwest. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north. Winds easterly 15 to 20 km/h.

Friday 25 August

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain in the north, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds easterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon then becoming east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching between 13 and 19.

Fire Danger - Goldfields: Low-Moderate

Sun protection 9:40am to 2:40pm, UV Index predicted to reach 6 [High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Rain at times. Kalgoorlie 11 15
Rain. Leonora 12 18
Rain. Laverton 11 15
Rain at times. Leinster 13 20
Partly cloudy. Norseman 5 13

Saturday 26 August

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the far southwest in the afternoon. Winds easterly 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Sunday 27 August

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the northwest, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds easterly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching 21 to 26.

Monday 28 August

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 24.

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

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