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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm WST on Monday 9 December 2019.

Forecast for the rest of Monday

Summary
Clear.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Pilbara area

Mostly clear. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far east. Winds east to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h tending northwest to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.

Sun protection recommended from 7:50 am to 4:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

Tuesday 10 December

Summary
Min 27
Max 39
Sunny.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Pilbara area

Very hot. Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the east in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm inland in the afternoon and evening. Winds northeast to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h tending northwest to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon then tending northwest to southwesterly in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to 23 to 29 with daytime temperatures reaching 41 to 46.

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

Sun protection recommended from 7:50 am to 4:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Exmouth 21 38
Sunny. Onslow 24 37
Sunny. Karratha 27 39
Sunny. Roebourne 26 43
Sunny. Port Hedland 26 41
Very hot. Possible storm. Marble Bar 28 45
Possible storm. Paraburdoo 26 44
Possible storm. Tom Price 25 40
Possible shower or storm. Newman 28 41

Wednesday 11 December

Summary
Min 26
Max 38
Sunny.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Pilbara area

Very hot. Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower inland, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm inland in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming northeast to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then tending southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 40 to 45.

Sun protection recommended from 7:50 am to 4:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

Thursday 12 December

Summary
Min 27
Max 40
Mostly sunny.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Pilbara area

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds southeast to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h tending east to southeasterly 25 to 35 km/h during the morning then tending southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 39 to 44.

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

Friday 13 December

Summary
Min 28
Max 41
Mostly sunny.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Pilbara area

Very hot and mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower inland, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm inland in the afternoon and evening. Winds southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending east to southeasterly 25 to 35 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 40 to 45.

Saturday 14 December

Summary
Min 27
Max 40
Sunny.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Sunday 15 December

Summary
Min 27
Max 37
Mostly sunny.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Monday 16 December

Summary
Min 28
Max 38
Mostly sunny.
Chance of any rain: 0%

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

Product derived from IDW14199 and IDW13210