Northam Forecast

No warnings for Western Australia

Forecast issued at 4:25 pm WST on Wednesday 17 September 2014.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Summary
Clear.

Central Wheat Belt area

Mostly clear. Isolated showers and the chance of thunderstorms in the far east in the early evening. Winds southeast to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.

Thursday 18 September

Summary
Min 10
Max 27
Sunny.

Central Wheat Belt area

Sunny. Light winds becoming southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to around 11 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

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

UV Alert from 9:10 am to 3:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 7 [High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Dalwallinu 11 27
Sunny. Northam 10 27
Sunny. Merredin 11 28
Sunny. Southern Cross 11 29

Friday 19 September

Summary
Min 8
Max 25
Sunny.

Central Wheat Belt area

Mostly sunny. Winds south to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending south to southeasterly early in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Saturday 20 September

Summary
Min 11
Max 33
Sunny.

Central Wheat Belt area

Sunny. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h turning northerly 25 to 35 km/h during the day then tending north to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 30s.

Sunday 21 September

Summary
Min 14
Max 27
Rain developing.

Central Wheat Belt area

Partly cloudy. High chance of rainfall in the west, medium chance elsewhere. Winds northwest to northeasterly 25 to 35 km/h becoming northwesterly 30 to 45 km/h during the day then turning west to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 14 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Monday 22 September

Summary
Min 9
Max 17
Showers easing. Possible storm.

Tuesday 23 September

Summary
Min 6
Max 17
Possible shower.

Wednesday 24 September

Summary
Min 7
Max 21
Partly cloudy.

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

Product derived from IDW14199 and IDW13170