Thursday Island Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:15 pm EST on Saturday 10 December 2016.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Summary
Shower or two.
Chance of any rain: 60%

Peninsula area

Mostly clear. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the west coast, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds east to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.

Sun protection recommended from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 15 [Extreme]

Sunday 11 December

Summary
Min 26
Max 32
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 6 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Peninsula area

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds easterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light early in the morning then becoming easterly 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 30s.

Fire Danger - Very High

Sun protection recommended from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 15 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Weipa 24 37
Possible shower. Coen 22 32
Mostly cloudy. Palmerville 22 37
Shower or two. Thursday Island 26 32

Monday 12 December

Summary
Min 26
Max 32
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 10 to 35 mm
Chance of any rain: 90%

Peninsula area

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers north of Weipa, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds easterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming easterly 20 to 30 km/h early in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 30s.

Sun protection recommended from 8:30 am to 4:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 16 [Extreme]

Tuesday 13 December

Summary
Min 26
Max 32
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 2 to 8 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

Peninsula area

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming easterly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 30s.

Sun protection recommended from 8:30 am to 4:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 17 [Extreme]

Wednesday 14 December

Summary
Min 26
Max 32
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 2 to 8 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Peninsula area

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 30s.

Thursday 15 December

Summary
Min 26
Max 32
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 6 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Friday 16 December

Summary
Min 26
Max 32
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 6 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

Saturday 17 December

Summary
Min 26
Max 31
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 5 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

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

Product derived from IDQ11295 and IDQ10110