Derby Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:00 am WST on Thursday 23 February 2017.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Summary
Max 37
Possible shower or storm.
Chance of any rain: 30%

Kimberley area

Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the southwest this afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures around 40.

Fire Danger
North Kimberley Coast: Low-Moderate
West Kimberley Coast: Low-Moderate
Kimberley Inland: Low-Moderate

Sun protection recommended from 8:10 am to 4:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 17 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Broome 33
Possible shower or storm. Derby 37
Possible afternoon storm. Fitzroy Crossing 40
Sunny. Kalumburu 38
Sunny. Wyndham 41
Sunny. Kununurra 40
Sunny. Argyle 40
Possible afternoon storm. Halls Creek MO 40

Friday 24 February

Summary
Min 26
Max 38
Possible late shower or storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Kimberley area

Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the east, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming west to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h early in the morning then tending northeast to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 35 to 41.

Sun protection recommended from 8:10 am to 4:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 16 [Extreme]

Saturday 25 February

Summary
Min 27
Max 34
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 3 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

Kimberley area

Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the east, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm, with possible heavy falls in the northeast. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending east to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 30 to 38.

Sun protection recommended from 8:10 am to 4:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 17 [Extreme]

Sunday 26 February

Summary
Min 25
Max 32
Showers. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 3 to 10 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

Kimberley area

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming northwest to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then tending northeast to southeasterly during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Sun protection recommended from 8:10 am to 4:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 17 [Extreme]

Monday 27 February

Summary
Min 26
Max 34
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 2 to 8 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Tuesday 28 February

Summary
Min 26
Max 36
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 2 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

Wednesday 1 March

Summary
Min 26
Max 37
Possible shower or storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.2 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

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

Product derived from IDW14199 and IDW13220