Fitzroy Crossing Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:00 am WST on Thursday 21 February 2019.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Summary
Max 42
Very hot. Possible storm.
Chance of any rain: 30%

Kimberley area

Very hot. Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of shower or a gusty thunderstorm during this afternoon and early evening. Winds west to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending west to northwesterly in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 35 to 43.

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

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

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Broome 33
Possible shower or storm. Derby 36
Very hot. Possible storm. Fitzroy Crossing 42
Possible shower or storm. Kalumburu 34
Shower or two. Possible storm. Wyndham 40
Shower or two. Possible storm. Kununurra 39
Shower or two. Possible storm. Argyle 39
Shower or two. Possible storm. Halls Creek MO 40

Friday 22 February

Summary
Min 27
Max 41
Possible shower or storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 2 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

Kimberley area

Very hot. Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the northeast, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds northwest to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 36 to 42.

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

Saturday 23 February

Summary
Min 26
Max 41
Possible afternoon storm.
Chance of any rain: 20%

Kimberley area

Very hot and mostly sunny. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the northwest, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the day then tending northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 37 to 43.

Sun protection recommended from 7:50 am to 3:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

Sunday 24 February

Summary
Min 25
Max 44
Very hot and sunny.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Kimberley area

Very hot and mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the far north in the afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon. Winds northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to 22 to 27 with daytime temperatures reaching 38 to 44.

Sun protection recommended from 7:50 am to 3:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

Monday 25 February

Summary
Min 24
Max 44
Very hot. Afternoon storm.
Chance of any rain: 10%

Tuesday 26 February

Summary
Min 27
Max 41
Possible shower or storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 2 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

Wednesday 27 February

Summary
Min 27
Max 42
Very hot. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

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

Product derived from IDW14199 and IDW13220