Murchison Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm WST on Wednesday 17 July 2024.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Summary
Mostly clear.
Chance of any rain: 5%

Gascoyne area

Clear. Winds north to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending north to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.

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

Thursday 18 July

Summary
Min 13
Max 21
Rain increasing.
Possible rainfall: 7 to 20 mm
Chance of any rain: 95%

Gascoyne area

Becoming cloudy. Very high chance of rain in the south, medium chance elsewhere. Winds north to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h becoming northwesterly 30 to 45 km/h in the morning then shifting south to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon and evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 27.

Fire Danger
Gascoyne Coast: Moderate
Gascoyne Inland: High
Yalgar: High
North Goldfields: High
West Interior: High

Sun protection recommended from 10:00 am to 2:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Showers. Carnarvon 16 24
Showers increasing. Coral Bay 15 27
Showers increasing. Meekatharra 11 25
Rain. Denham 18 23

Friday 19 July

Summary
Min 9
Max 17
Sunny.
Chance of any rain: 20%

Gascoyne area

Slight chance of a shower in the early morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Winds south to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h turning southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 22.

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

Saturday 20 July

Summary
Min 5
Max 18
Sunny.
Chance of any rain: 5%

Gascoyne area

Sunny. The chance of morning frost in the southeast. Winds east to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the afternoon then becoming southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 24.

Sun protection recommended from 10:10 am to 2:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]

Sunday 21 July

Summary
Min 5
Max 21
Sunny.
Chance of any rain: 5%

Gascoyne area

Sunny. Patches of frost and the chance of fog in the east in the morning. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending east to northeasterly during the morning then becoming light during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 27.

Monday 22 July

Summary
Min 8
Max 25
Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 10%

Tuesday 23 July

Summary
Min 13
Max 21
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 5 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Wednesday 24 July

Summary
Min 8
Max 18
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

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

Product derived from IDW14199 and IDW13180