Barrow Island Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm WST on Monday 11 December 2017.

Forecast for the rest of Monday

Summary
Clear.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Pilbara area

Mostly clear. Slight (20%) chance of showers and thunderstorms in the east. Winds north to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h tending northwest to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.

Sun protection recommended from 8:00 am to 4:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

Tuesday 12 December

Summary
Min 23
Max 30
Mostly sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Pilbara area

Mostly sunny. Medium (40%) chance of showers and thunderstorms in the east in the afternoon and evening. Winds west to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending south to southwesterly early in the morning then turning west to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to 20 to 27 with daytime temperatures reaching 37 to 42.

Fire Danger
East Pilbara Coast: Very High
West Pilbara Coast: High
East Pilbara Inland: Very High
Ashburton Inland: Very High
Exmouth Gulf Coast: High

Sun protection recommended from 8:00 am to 4:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 15 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Exmouth 20 34
Sunny. Onslow 21 33
Sunny. Karratha 24 35
Sunny. Roebourne 24 39
Sunny. Port Hedland 25 37
Possible shower or storm. Marble Bar 26 43
Possible shower or storm. Paraburdoo 24 40
Possible shower or storm. Tom Price 22 37
Possible shower or storm. Newman 25 40

Wednesday 13 December

Summary
Min 24
Max 31
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Pilbara area

Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of showers and thunderstorms in the east in the afternoon and early evening. Winds west to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h early in the morning then tending northwest to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to 22 to 27 with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

Sun protection recommended from 8:00 am to 4:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

Thursday 14 December

Summary
Min 25
Max 32
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Pilbara area

Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the far east in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east in the afternoon and evening. Winds southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending northwest to southwesterly during the morning then increasing to 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 40s.

Sun protection recommended from 8:00 am to 4:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

Friday 15 December

Summary
Min 25
Max 32
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Pilbara area

Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the far east. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east in the afternoon and evening. Winds northwest to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending south to southwesterly during the morning then tending northwest to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 40s.

Saturday 16 December

Summary
Min 24
Max 31
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Sunday 17 December

Summary
Min 24
Max 32
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Monday 18 December

Summary
Min 24
Max 31
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

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

Product derived from IDW14199 and IDW13210