Derby Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm WST on Monday 5 December 2016.

Forecast for the rest of Monday

Summary
Cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 5%

Kimberley area

Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower or a thunderstorm. Light winds.

Sun protection recommended from 7:30 am to 3:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 17 [Extreme]

Tuesday 6 December

Summary
Min 28
Max 35
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 4 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

Kimberley area

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers or a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 32 to 39.

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

Sun protection recommended from 7:30 am to 3:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 17 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Shower or two. Possible storm. Broome 27 33
Shower or two. Possible storm. Derby 28 35
Showers. Possible storm. Fitzroy Crossing 25 37
Possible shower or storm. Kalumburu 25 36
Mostly sunny. Wyndham 28 41
Very hot and sunny. Kununurra 26 42
Mostly sunny. Argyle 28 40
Shower or two. Possible storm. Halls Creek 26 37

Wednesday 7 December

Summary
Min 27
Max 38
Showers. Possible afternoon storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 2 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

Kimberley area

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the northwest, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds south to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending northeast to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then tending southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 36 to 41.

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

Thursday 8 December

Summary
Min 28
Max 39
Possible shower or storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.2 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Kimberley area

Very hot. Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending northeast to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then tending south to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 37 to 42.

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

Friday 9 December

Summary
Min 29
Max 39
Possible shower or storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 2 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

Kimberley area

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h tending northeast to southeasterly during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

Saturday 10 December

Summary
Min 29
Max 38
Possible shower or storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 2 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

Sunday 11 December

Summary
Min 28
Max 35
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 6 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

Monday 12 December

Summary
Min 29
Max 38
Possible shower or storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.2 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

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

Product derived from IDW14199 and IDW13220