Murchison Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:00 am WST on Sunday 18 February 2018.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Summary
Max 37
Sunny.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Gascoyne area

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the east, most likely during this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm inland. Winds south to southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h tending east to northeasterly in the evening then tending south to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 33 to 38.

Fire Danger
Gascoyne Coast: Very High
Gascoyne Inland: Very High

Sun protection recommended from 8:20 am to 4:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Becoming windy. Mostly sunny. Carnarvon 28
Becoming windy. Mostly sunny. Coral Bay 34
Shower or two. Possible storm. Meekatharra 37
Becoming windy. Partly cloudy. Denham 27

Monday 19 February

Summary
Min 20
Max 37
Possible shower or storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.4 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

Gascoyne area

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers inland, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Thunderstorms possible inland. Gusty winds in the far northeast in the evening. Winds south to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending south to southeasterly 25 to 35 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 24 with daytime temperatures reaching 30 to 38.

Sun protection recommended from 8:20 am to 4:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

Tuesday 20 February

Summary
Min 25
Max 36
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 4 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

Gascoyne area

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers inland, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds southeasterly 25 to 40 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 28 to 39.

Sun protection recommended from 8:20 am to 4:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

Wednesday 21 February

Summary
Min 25
Max 34
Possible shower or storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

Gascoyne area

Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers inland, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h tending southeast to southwesterly during the afternoon then tending southeasterly during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to 20 to 26 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 38.

Sun protection recommended from 8:20 am to 4:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

Thursday 22 February

Summary
Min 24
Max 38
Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 10%

Friday 23 February

Summary
Min 25
Max 38
Mostly sunny.
Chance of any rain: 20%

Saturday 24 February

Summary
Min 26
Max 39
Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 20%

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:25 pm WST Sunday.

Product derived from IDW14199 and IDW13180