Saturday Mostly clear. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southwest early this evening. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h.
Sunday Very hot and mostly sunny. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the far southwest, most likely in the evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the W in the afternoon and evening, with gusty winds in the afternoon and early evening. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/NE 20 to 30 km/h in the morning.
Monday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Heavy falls exceeding 30 mm possible in the south. Winds SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/SW 25 to 35 km/h early in the morning then tending S/SW in the late afternoon.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the southeast in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east in the early morning. Winds S 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h during the morning then turning SE 15 to 25 km/h during the day.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a light shower in the southeast clearing by the early afternoon. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h turning E during the evening.
Goldfields Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||23||40||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NNE 22||12||N 24||7|
||24||41||90%||1-5mm||Nil||NE 22||9||NNE 15||8|
||25||41||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NNE 21||9||N 21||7|
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