Southern Cross Forecast

View the current warnings for Western Australia

Forecast issued at 4:25 pm WST on Friday 16 November 2018.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Summary
Possible storm.
Chance of any rain: 20%

Central Wheat Belt area

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. The chance of a gusty thunderstorm, possibly severe in the southeast early this evening. Winds northwest to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending east to northeasterly in the evening.

Sun protection recommended from 7:40 am to 3:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

Saturday 17 November

Summary
Min 20
Max 35
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.4 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Central Wheat Belt area

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the east in the early morning. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending northwest to northeasterly before dawn then tending northwest to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid 30s.

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

Sun protection recommended from 7:40 am to 3:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Dalwallinu 16 34
Partly cloudy. Northam 17 33
Partly cloudy. Merredin 21 35
Partly cloudy. Southern Cross 20 35

Sunday 18 November

Summary
Min 15
Max 29
Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Central Wheat Belt area

Partly cloudy. Winds southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Sun protection recommended from 7:40 am to 3:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

Monday 19 November

Summary
Min 11
Max 23
Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 10%

Central Wheat Belt area

Partly cloudy. Winds southerly 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Sun protection recommended from 7:40 am to 3:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

Tuesday 20 November

Summary
Min 8
Max 22
Cloud clearing.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Central Wheat Belt area

Mostly sunny. Winds southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming south to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Wednesday 21 November

Summary
Min 7
Max 25
Sunny.
Chance of any rain: 5%

Thursday 22 November

Summary
Min 11
Max 29
Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 20%

Friday 23 November

Summary
Min 14
Max 29
Mostly sunny.
Chance of any rain: 10%

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

Product derived from IDW14199 and IDW13170