Fitzroy Crossing Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:00 am WST on Thursday 8 December 2016.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Summary
Max 42
Very hot. Possible storm.
Chance of any rain: 40%

Kimberley area

Very hot. Mostly sunny morning. Slight (30%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures around 40.

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

Sun protection recommended from 7:30 am to 3:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 16 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Possible shower or storm. Broome 36
Possible shower or storm. Derby 39
Very hot. Possible storm. Fitzroy Crossing 42
Possible shower or storm. Kalumburu 39
Very hot. Afternoon storm. Wyndham 43
Very hot and mostly sunny. Kununurra 43
Very hot and mostly sunny. Argyle 42
Mostly sunny. Halls Creek 41

Friday 9 December

Summary
Min 28
Max 41
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 4 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

Kimberley area

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h tending northeast to southeasterly in the morning then becoming southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

Sun protection recommended from 7:40 am to 3:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

Saturday 10 December

Summary
Min 27
Max 39
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 5 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Kimberley area

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds northeast to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 34 to 39.

Sun protection recommended from 7:50 am to 3:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

Sunday 11 December

Summary
Min 26
Max 40
Possible shower or storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.2 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Kimberley area

Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the northwest, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming easterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then shifting north to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 35 to 40.

Sun protection recommended from 7:40 am to 3:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

Monday 12 December

Summary
Min 26
Max 42
Very hot and mostly sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 20%

Tuesday 13 December

Summary
Min 25
Max 43
Very hot. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

Wednesday 14 December

Summary
Min 26
Max 41
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 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