Northam Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm WST on Thursday 8 December 2016.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Summary
Clear.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Central Wheat Belt area

Clear. Light winds becoming east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.

Sun protection recommended from 7:50 am to 4:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 15 [Extreme]

Friday 9 December

Summary
Min 15
Max 38
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Central Wheat Belt area

Sunny. Winds east to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming east to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 30s.

Fire Danger
Mortlock: High
Ninghan: High
Avon: High
Jilbadgie: High

Sun protection recommended from 7:50 am to 4:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 15 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Dalwallinu 18 39
Sunny. Northam 15 38
Sunny. Merredin 17 37
Sunny. Southern Cross 15 36

Saturday 10 December

Summary
Min 19
Max 41
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 5%

Central Wheat Belt area

Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the north in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds easterly 15 to 25 km/h tending northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h before dawn then tending northwest to northeasterly in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 24 with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

Sun protection recommended from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

Sunday 11 December

Summary
Min 16
Max 35
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 3 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Central Wheat Belt area

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds north to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h tending northwest to southwesterly during the afternoon then tending southeast to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 24 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 30s.

Sun protection recommended from 8:00 am to 4:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 15 [Extreme]

Monday 12 December

Summary
Min 14
Max 28
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 8 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

Central Wheat Belt area

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds west to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 30 km/h before turning southerly 20 to 25 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Tuesday 13 December

Summary
Min 11
Max 26
Possible showers.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.4 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Wednesday 14 December

Summary
Min 11
Max 27
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 20%

Thursday 15 December

Summary
Min 14
Max 32
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

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

Product derived from IDW14199 and IDW13170