Friday Partly cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain in the south, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm, with possible heavy falls in the west. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h tending SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon then tending E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 18 and 29.
Saturday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning and early afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and early afternoon. Heavy falls exceeding 50 mm possible. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h.
Monday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the far south, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h turning E 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.
Goldfields Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||6||15||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 15||72||ENE 16||49|
||6||17||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 25||70||ENE 19||41|
||6||18||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 24||60||ENE 21||32|
||6||17||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 19||72||ENE 19||41|
||3||16||5%||< 1mm||Moderate||NNE 6||86||ENE 6||53|
||11||20||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 26||45||ENE 24||24|
||3||19||5%||< 1mm||Moderate||ENE 24||67||ENE 22||28|
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