Southern Cross Forecast

View the current warnings for Western Australia

Forecast issued at 4:25 pm WST on Saturday 23 August 2014.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Summary
Clear.

Central Wheat Belt area

Clear. Light winds.

Sunday 24 August

Summary
Min 6
Max 28
Mostly sunny.

Central Wheat Belt area

Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then tending northwest to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching 22 to 28.

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

UV Alert from 9:50 am to 2:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 6 [High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Dalwallinu 6 25
Partly cloudy. Northam 5 22
Partly cloudy. Merredin 7 26
Mostly sunny. Southern Cross 6 28

Monday 25 August

Summary
Min 7
Max 29
Sunny.

Central Wheat Belt area

Sunny. Light winds becoming north to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then tending west to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching 24 to 29.

Tuesday 26 August

Summary
Min 9
Max 24
Partly cloudy.

Central Wheat Belt area

Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the far southwest in the morning and afternoon. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching 21 to 26.

Wednesday 27 August

Summary
Min 8
Max 27
Partly cloudy.

Central Wheat Belt area

Mostly sunny. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending north to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching 23 to 28.

Thursday 28 August

Summary
Min 7
Max 27
Mostly sunny.

Friday 29 August

Summary
Min 8
Max 22
Shower or two.

Saturday 30 August

Summary
Min 8
Max 24
Partly cloudy.

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

Product derived from IDW14199 and IDW13170