Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers and thunderstorms in the north, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Gusty winds and heavy falls possible with thunderstorms in the far N. Winds E/NE 25 to 40 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 30 to 35.
Thursday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers or thunderstorms, most likely in the afternoon and early evening. Gusty winds in the NW in the morning and afternoon. Winds E/NE 25 to 35 km/h tending NW/NE 25 to 40 km/h in the morning then tending NE/SE 25 to 35 km/h in the late afternoon.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the east, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending SE/SW during the afternoon.
Saturday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain in the south, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Heavy falls exceeding 70 mm possible in the west. Winds NE/SE 20 to 30 km/h tending W/NW 35 to 50 km/h during the morning then tending W/SW 30 to 45 km/h during the afternoon.
Goldfields Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||18||28||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NE 12||53||WNW 25||30|
||21||36||50%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 21||32||NW 37||16|
||21||33||50%||< 1mm||Nil||NW 17||27||WNW 38||15|
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