Southern Cross Forecast

View the current warnings for Western Australia

Forecast issued at 5:00 am WST on Thursday 28 July 2016.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Summary
Max 21
Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Central Wheat Belt area

Partly cloudy. Winds northerly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 19 and 22.

Fire Danger
Mortlock: Low-Moderate
Ninghan: Low-Moderate
Avon: Low-Moderate
Jilbadgie: Low-Moderate

Sun protection 10:30am to 2:20pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Dalwallinu 20
Partly cloudy. Northam 19
Partly cloudy. Merredin 20
Partly cloudy. Southern Cross 21

Friday 29 July

Summary
Min 7
Max 23
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 3 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Central Wheat Belt area

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening with gusty winds in the south. Light winds becoming north to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then tending west to northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching 20 to 25.

Saturday 30 July

Summary
Min 10
Max 18
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.4 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

Central Wheat Belt area

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the morning. Winds westerly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming westerly 15 to 25 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching between 17 and 20.

Sunday 31 July

Summary
Min 6
Max 14
Shower or two clearing.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 2 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

Central Wheat Belt area

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the south, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm and hail in the afternoon. Winds west to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h tending west to southwesterly 30 to 45 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching around 14.

Monday 1 August

Summary
Min -1
Max 13
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Tuesday 2 August

Summary
Min -1
Max 14
Mostly sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Wednesday 3 August

Summary
Min 1
Max 17
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:25 pm WST Thursday.

Product derived from IDW14199 and IDW13170