Northern Interior District

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm WST on Thursday 21 February 2019.

Weather Situation

A surface trough extends from the North Interior to the inland Pilbara. The eastern portion of the trough will move north into the Kimberley over the weekend.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Mostly clear. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds southeast to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending east to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening.

Friday 22 February

Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the west. The chance of a thunderstorm. Gusty winds in the west in the afternoon and early evening. Winds northeast to southeasterly 25 to 35 km/h becoming light in the evening then becoming east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 40s.

Fire Danger - North Interior: Severe

Sun protection 8:10am to 4:10pm, UV Index predicted to reach 15 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

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Saturday 23 February

Mostly sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the west in the afternoon. Winds easterly 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then turning southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 40s.

Sunday 24 February

Very hot and sunny. Winds east to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 40s.

Monday 25 February

Very hot and mostly sunny. Winds east to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h. 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 Friday.

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