Dampier Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm WST on Tuesday 30 August 2016.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Summary
Clear.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Pilbara area

Clear. Winds northwest to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.

Sun protection recommended from 9:10 am to 3:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 10 [Very High]

Wednesday 31 August

Summary
Min 17
Max 25
Rain at times developing.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 2 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

Pilbara area

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of rain near the coast in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming northwest to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending northwest to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching 24 to 30.

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 9:00 am to 3:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Possible shower developing. Exmouth 17 24
Cloudy. Onslow 16 26
Possible rain developing. Karratha 16 26
Possible rain developing. Roebourne 13 27
Possible late rain. Port Hedland 15 28
Mostly sunny. Marble Bar 13 31
Cloudy. Paraburdoo 12 24
Partly cloudy. Tom Price 11 23
Becoming cloudy. Newman 9 27

Thursday 1 September

Summary
Min 17
Max 27
Mostly sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 20%

Pilbara area

Mostly sunny. Medium (40%) chance of rain in the northeast in the morning. Winds south to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending south to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h early in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching 24 to 30.

Sun protection recommended from 9:00 am to 3:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 10 [Very High]

Friday 2 September

Summary
Min 17
Max 26
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Pilbara area

Sunny. Winds northeast to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending northwest to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Sun protection recommended from 9:00 am to 3:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 10 [Very High]

Saturday 3 September

Summary
Min 17
Max 27
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 5%

Pilbara area

Sunny. Light winds becoming northeast to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Sunday 4 September

Summary
Min 18
Max 27
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.2 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Monday 5 September

Summary
Min 18
Max 27
Mostly sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Tuesday 6 September

Summary
Min 18
Max 27
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

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

Product derived from IDW14199 and IDW13210