Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers and thunderstorms in the east during this afternoon and early evening. Gusty winds and possible heavy falls in thunderstorms in the SE during this afternoon and early evening. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending N/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then tending NW/SW in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to high 30s.
Saturday Mostly sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east in the afternoon. Light winds becoming W/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then turning SW in the afternoon.
Sunday Sunny. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming W/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the day.
Monday Sunny. Winds S/SW 20 to 30 km/h.
Gascoyne Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||22||33||10%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 31||29||WNW 24||43|
||21||36||50%||< 1mm||Nil||E 37||20||ENE 28||15|
||19||34||30%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 36||27||ENE 29||17|
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Drought affected farmers and businesses in the Walgett Shire are getting a reprieve, with the Council agreeing to waive the interest on overdue rates.