Derby Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:00 am WST on Tuesday 9 February 2016.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Summary
Max 41
Mostly sunny.
Chance of any rain: 10%

Kimberley area

Very hot and mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower or thunderstorms in the far north and west during this afternoon and early evening. Winds northwest to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending east to southeasterly in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 37 to 43.

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

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

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Broome 37
Mostly sunny. Derby 41
Very hot and mostly sunny. Fitzroy Crossing 43
Possible shower or storm. Kalumburu 37
Possible afternoon storm. Wyndham 41
Possible afternoon storm. Kununurra 39
Partly cloudy. Argyle 40
Partly cloudy. Halls Creek 40

Wednesday 10 February

Summary
Min 29
Max 42
Very hot and sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Kimberley area

Very hot and mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the far north in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming northeast to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 36 to 43.

Thursday 11 February

Summary
Min 29
Max 42
Very hot. Afternoon storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.2 mm
Chance of any rain: 20%

Kimberley area

Very hot. Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the northeast, most likely in the afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northeast to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 36 to 43.

Friday 12 February

Summary
Min 29
Max 41
Showers. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 4 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

Kimberley area

Very hot. Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the northwest, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northeast to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending northwest to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 36 to 44.

Saturday 13 February

Summary
Min 28
Max 39
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

Sunday 14 February

Summary
Min 29
Max 39
Possible shower or storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.4 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Monday 15 February

Summary
Min 29
Max 40
Possible shower or storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

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

Product derived from IDW14199 and IDW13220