Northern Interior District

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm WST on Tuesday 4 August 2020.

Weather Situation

A trough extends from the eastern Pilbara down through the central Interior with a ridge building to the west of the Pilbara Tuesday evening. A high pressure system developing south of the state from Wednesday will result in a freshening east southeast flow over the north of the State on Thursday and Friday. A cold front will approach the far western Pilbara later on Saturday.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Mostly clear. The chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the southeast later this evening. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h.

Wednesday 5 August

The chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the east in the early morning. Sunny day. Winds northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming west to southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching 23 to 29.

Fire Danger - North Interior: High

Sun protection 9:20am to 2:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 7 [High]

7 day Town Forecasts

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Thursday 6 August

Sunny. Winds south to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light early in the morning then becoming southerly 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Friday 7 August

Sunny. Winds southerly 15 to 20 km/h turning southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Saturday 8 August

Sunny. Winds southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending easterly during the morning then becoming light during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching 23 to 28.

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

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