Northam Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm WST on Wednesday 1 October 2014.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Summary
Chance of a storm.

Central Wheat Belt area

Partly cloudy. The chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly in the west. Gusty winds, mainly in the west. Winds easterly 15 to 25 km/h.

Thursday 2 October

Summary
Min 15
Max 29
Early showers, late drizzle.

Central Wheat Belt area

Partly cloudy. The chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning. Patchy drizzle in the evening. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending north to northeasterly 25 to 40 km/h early in the morning then shifting west to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the late morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching 29 to 34.

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

UV Alert from 8:50 am to 3:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 9 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Early showers, late drizzle. Dalwallinu 15 30
Early showers, late drizzle. Northam 15 29
Morning storms. Wind easing. Merredin 18 34
Chance of a morning storm. Southern Cross 17 34

Friday 3 October

Summary
Min 11
Max 24
A little early drizzle.

Central Wheat Belt area

Patchy drizzle in the morning. Sunny afternoon. Winds southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Saturday 4 October

Summary
Min 10
Max 25
Partly cloudy.

Central Wheat Belt area

Cloud clearing. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to around 10 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Sunday 5 October

Summary
Min 10
Max 19
Showers.

Central Wheat Belt area

Partly cloudy. High chance of showers in the far southwest, medium chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming westerly 30 to 45 km/h during the morning then tending southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 25.

Monday 6 October

Summary
Min 6
Max 20
Partly cloudy.

Tuesday 7 October

Summary
Min 5
Max 23
Mostly sunny.

Wednesday 8 October

Summary
Min 8
Max 25
Partly cloudy.

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

Product derived from IDW14199 and IDW13170