Dampier Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:00 am WST on Wednesday 26 April 2017.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Summary
Max 33
Cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 10%

Pilbara area

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers or a thunderstorm in the southwest. Winds southeasterly 25 to 35 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 26 to 33.

Fire Danger
East Pilbara Coast: Low-Moderate
West Pilbara Coast: Low-Moderate
East Pilbara Inland: Low-Moderate
Ashburton Inland: Low-Moderate
Exmouth Gulf Coast: Low-Moderate

Sun protection recommended from 9:10 am to 3:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 9 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Possible shower or storm. Exmouth 33
Possible shower or storm. Onslow 33
Cloudy. Karratha 32
Cloudy. Roebourne 32
Partly cloudy. Port Hedland 33
Partly cloudy. Marble Bar 31
Possible shower or storm. Paraburdoo 29
Possible shower or storm. Tom Price 26
Partly cloudy. Newman 25

Thursday 27 April

Summary
Min 23
Max 33
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 5%

Pilbara area

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the far west in the morning and early afternoon. Winds southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 33.

Sun protection recommended from 9:10 am to 3:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 9 [Very High]

Friday 28 April

Summary
Min 23
Max 34
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Pilbara area

Partly cloudy. Winds east to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the afternoon then becoming east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching 28 to 34.

Sun protection recommended from 9:10 am to 3:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 9 [Very High]

Saturday 29 April

Summary
Min 23
Max 33
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Pilbara area

Sunny. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 34.

Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 3:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 9 [Very High]

Sunday 30 April

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

Monday 1 May

Summary
Min 23
Max 32
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Tuesday 2 May

Summary
Min 22
Max 31
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:25 pm WST Wednesday.

Product derived from IDW14199 and IDW13210