Wednesday Very hot and sunny. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 41 to 46.
Thursday Very hot and sunny. Winds E/SE 20 to 25 km/h tending E/NE 20 to 30 km/h early in the morning then tending E/SE in the early afternoon.
Friday Very hot and sunny. Winds NE/SE 20 to 30 km/h tending SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon then tending S/SE 25 to 35 km/h during the evening.
Saturday Very hot and sunny. Winds S/SE 25 to 35 km/h tending E/SE during the morning then tending S/SE during the afternoon.
Gascoyne Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||27||44||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 20||27||SSW 25||20|
||26||43||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 24||14||ENE 11||5|
||25||43||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 20||15||E 12||8|
Overall, this last week has been the driest spell since about mid-December in NSW.
Records tumbled at the Roma saleyards, where strong demand saw a record price of $1,880 paid for a cow and calf unit.
Perth has recorded above 40 degree Celsius temperatures for three days in a row, melting a February record which has stood for more than 50 years.