Thursday Island Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:15 pm EST on Monday 20 February 2017.

Forecast for the rest of Monday

Summary
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Chance of any rain: 20%

Peninsula area

Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers south of Coen, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms, with possible heavy falls south of Coen early this evening. Light winds.

Sun protection recommended from 9:00 am to 4:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 17 [Extreme]

Tuesday 21 February

Summary
Min 25
Max 30
Showers. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 8 to 25 mm
Chance of any rain: 90%

Peninsula area

Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely from the late morning. The chance of thunderstorms, with possible heavy falls south of Coen from the late morning. Light winds becoming north to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low 30s.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

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

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Showers. Possible storm. Weipa 24 32
Showers. Possible storm. Coen 23 31
Showers. Possible storm. Palmerville 24 32
Showers. Possible storm. Thursday Island 25 30

Wednesday 22 February

Summary
Min 25
Max 30
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 4 to 15 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

Peninsula area

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low 30s.

Sun protection recommended from 8:50 am to 4:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 18 [Extreme]

Thursday 23 February

Summary
Min 25
Max 30
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 2 to 5 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

Peninsula area

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low 30s.

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

Friday 24 February

Summary
Min 25
Max 30
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 2 to 6 mm
Chance of any rain: 90%

Peninsula area

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low 30s.

Saturday 25 February

Summary
Min 25
Max 30
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 4 to 10 mm
Chance of any rain: 90%

Sunday 26 February

Summary
Min 25
Max 30
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 6 to 20 mm
Chance of any rain: 90%

Monday 27 February

Summary
Min 25
Max 30
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 5 to 15 mm
Chance of any rain: 90%

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:00 am EST Tuesday.

Product derived from IDQ11295 and IDQ10110