Northern Interior District

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm WST on Friday 24 January 2020.

Weather Situation

A broad trough extends from the inland Pilbara to the North Interior which will persist over the coming days.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Mostly clear. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the Northern Territory border, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east. Winds southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h.

Saturday 25 January

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the east, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending northeast to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h early in the morning then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

Fire Danger - North Interior: High

Sun protection 8:00am to 4:10pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

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Sunday 26 January

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the west, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds northeast to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low 40s.

Monday 27 January

Sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the west in the afternoon. Winds southeast to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northeast to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 40s.

Tuesday 28 January

Very hot and sunny. Winds south to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending east to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then tending south to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 40s.

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

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