Derby Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm WST on Friday 30 September 2016.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Summary
Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 5%

Kimberley area

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east. Winds southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening.

Sun protection recommended from 8:00 am to 3:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

Saturday 1 October

Summary
Min 24
Max 34
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 5%

Kimberley area

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of rain in the southwest, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Slight (30%) of showers and a thunderstorm in the northeast, mainly in the afternoon and evening. Winds southeast to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northwest to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h before dawn. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 25 with daytime temperatures reaching 28 to 38.

Fire Danger
North Kimberley Coast: High
West Kimberley Coast: High
Kimberley Inland: High

Sun protection recommended from 7:50 am to 3:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 15 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Rain at times. Broome 22 30
Partly cloudy. Derby 24 34
Cloudy. Fitzroy Crossing 22 34
Possible afternoon storm. Kalumburu 24 37
Possible shower or storm. Wyndham 27 40
Possible shower or storm. Kununurra 25 39
Possible shower or storm. Argyle 28 39
Cloudy. Halls Creek 24 34

Sunday 2 October

Summary
Min 23
Max 30
Rain.
Possible rainfall: 3 to 15 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

Kimberley area

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of rain over central and southern parts. Slight (30%) of showers and thunderstorms over the northeast, most likely during the afternoon and evening. Winds northwest to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending southeast to southwesterly in the evening then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 24 with daytime temperatures reaching 28 to 37.

Sun protection recommended from 7:50 am to 3:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 16 [Extreme]

Monday 3 October

Summary
Min 22
Max 35
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 20%

Kimberley area

Mostly sunny. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the northeast, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 24 with daytime temperatures reaching 30 to 37.

Sun protection recommended from 8:00 am to 3:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

Tuesday 4 October

Summary
Min 22
Max 37
Mostly sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 5%

Kimberley area

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the north, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching 33 to 38.

Wednesday 5 October

Summary
Min 24
Max 35
Possible shower or storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.4 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Thursday 6 October

Summary
Min 23
Max 36
Sunny morning. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.2 mm
Chance of any rain: 20%

Friday 7 October

Summary
Min 24
Max 38
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

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

Product derived from IDW14199 and IDW13220