Northam Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm WST on Thursday 27 November 2014.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Summary
Possible shower or storm.

Central Wheat Belt area

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the east, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm, possibly severe with destructive winds, large hail and heavy rain which may lead to flash flooding. Winds northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northeast to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.

Friday 28 November

Summary
Min 17
Max 29
Possible shower or storm.

Central Wheat Belt area

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the southeast, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Gusty winds, possible hail and heavy falls in the afternoon. Winds north to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h shifting west to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

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

UV Alert from 8:00 am to 4:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Possible shower or storm. Dalwallinu 16 29
Possible shower or storm. Northam 17 29
Shower or two. Possible storm. Merredin 18 31
Shower or two. Possible storm. Southern Cross 18 31

Saturday 29 November

Summary
Min 15
Max 29
Cloudy.

Central Wheat Belt area

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn. Overnight temperatures falling to around 15 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Sunday 30 November

Summary
Min 14
Max 32
Partly cloudy.

Central Wheat Belt area

Mostly sunny. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending east to northeasterly during the morning then tending southeast to southwesterly during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Monday 1 December

Summary
Min 16
Max 31
Possible shower or storm.

Central Wheat Belt area

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers and thunderstorms in the southeast, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds northeast to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h tending north to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending northwest to southwesterly during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Tuesday 2 December

Summary
Min 15
Max 30
Partly cloudy.

Wednesday 3 December

Summary
Min 15
Max 29
Partly cloudy.

Thursday 4 December

Summary
Min 14
Max 28
Partly cloudy.

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

Product derived from IDW14199 and IDW13170