Merredin Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm WST on Sunday 26 February 2017.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Summary
Possible shower or storm.
Chance of any rain: 30%

Central Wheat Belt area

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower, becoming less likely later this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds westerly 15 to 25 km/h turning southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.

Sun protection recommended from 8:30 am to 4:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

Monday 27 February

Summary
Min 19
Max 37
Mostly sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 10%

Central Wheat Belt area

Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the northeast in the afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon. Winds southeast to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning then becoming southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 30s.

Fire Danger
Mortlock: High
Ninghan: Low-Moderate
Avon: Low-Moderate
Jilbadgie: Low-Moderate

Sun protection recommended from 8:40 am to 4:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Dalwallinu 16 36
Sunny. Northam 16 34
Mostly sunny. Merredin 19 37
Possible shower or storm. Southern Cross 21 38

Tuesday 28 February

Summary
Min 17
Max 36
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 5%

Central Wheat Belt area

Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the northeast in the afternoon and early evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and early evening. Winds southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 30s.

Sun protection recommended from 8:40 am to 4:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

Wednesday 1 March

Summary
Min 20
Max 40
Possible shower or storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.4 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

Central Wheat Belt area

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds easterly 20 to 30 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 17 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

Sun protection recommended from 8:40 am to 4:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

Thursday 2 March

Summary
Min 21
Max 40
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

Central Wheat Belt area

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming northwest to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending northeast to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

Friday 3 March

Summary
Min 22
Max 42
Very hot. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.4 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

Saturday 4 March

Summary
Min 22
Max 41
Possible afternoon storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.2 mm
Chance of any rain: 20%

Sunday 5 March

Summary
Min 19
Max 37
Mostly sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

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

Product derived from IDW14199 and IDW13170