Burketown Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:00 am EST on Saturday 3 December 2016.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Summary
Max 39
Possible shower or storm.
Chance of any rain: 30%

Gulf Country area

Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the south in the late morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of gusty thunderstorms in the late morning and afternoon. Winds north to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending east to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 40.

Fire Danger - High

Sun protection recommended from 8:30 am to 4:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 17 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Normanton 40
Possible shower or storm. Burketown 39
Possible shower or storm. Doomadgee 40
Sunny. Kowanyama 39

Sunday 4 December

Summary
Min 24
Max 37
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 10%

Gulf Country area

Sunny morning. The chance of thunderstorms in the west in the afternoon. Light winds becoming north to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending east to northeasterly in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

Sun protection recommended from 8:30 am to 4:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 17 [Extreme]

Monday 5 December

Summary
Min 23
Max 37
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 10%

Gulf Country area

Sunny day. The chance of a thunderstorm near the Northern Territory border in the afternoon and evening. Winds north to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

Sun protection recommended from 8:30 am to 4:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 16 [Extreme]

Tuesday 6 December

Summary
Min 23
Max 37
Mostly sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 20%

Gulf Country area

Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the southeast in the afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the west in the afternoon. Winds north to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then tending northwest to northeasterly during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

Sun protection recommended from 8:30 am to 4:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 16 [Extreme]

Wednesday 7 December

Summary
Min 24
Max 37
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 20%

Thursday 8 December

Summary
Min 25
Max 37
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Friday 9 December

Summary
Min 26
Max 38
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:15 pm EST Saturday.

Product derived from IDQ11295 and IDQ10120