Murchison Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm WST on Monday 11 December 2017.

Forecast for the rest of Monday

Summary
Clear.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Gascoyne area

Mostly clear. Slight (30%) chance of showers and thunderstorms in the far northeast. Winds west to northwesterly 25 to 30 km/h tending west to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.

Sun protection recommended from 7:50 am to 4:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

Tuesday 12 December

Summary
Min 18
Max 33
Cloud clearing.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Gascoyne area

Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of showers and thunderstorms in the far northeast in the afternoon and evening. Winds northwest to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the middle of the day then tending south to southwesterly in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 24 with daytime temperatures reaching 33 to 39.

Fire Danger
Gascoyne Coast: Very High
Gascoyne Inland: Severe

Sun protection recommended from 7:50 am to 4:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Carnarvon 21 29
Cloud clearing. Coral Bay 19 31
Sunny. Meekatharra 23 36
Becoming windy. Partly cloudy. Denham 21 28

Wednesday 13 December

Summary
Min 17
Max 34
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Gascoyne area

Sunny morning. The chance of thunderstorms in the far northeast in the afternoon and early evening. Winds south to southwesterly 20 to 25 km/h tending south to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h before dawn then tending south to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching 34 to 39.

Sun protection recommended from 7:50 am to 4:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

Thursday 14 December

Summary
Min 20
Max 38
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Gascoyne area

Sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far northeast in the afternoon and evening. Winds south to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming south to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 24 with daytime temperatures reaching 36 to 41.

Sun protection recommended from 7:50 am to 4:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

Friday 15 December

Summary
Min 23
Max 41
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Gascoyne area

Sunny. Winds southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending northwest to northeasterly during the morning then tending west to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to 20 to 25 with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

Saturday 16 December

Summary
Min 21
Max 38
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 5%

Sunday 17 December

Summary
Min 17
Max 32
Mostly sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Monday 18 December

Summary
Min 16
Max 31
Mostly sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

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

Product derived from IDW14199 and IDW13180