Kalumburu Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:00 am WST on Friday 9 December 2016.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Summary
Max 38
Possible shower or storm.
Chance of any rain: 40%

Kimberley area

Very hot. Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely during this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds northeast to southeasterly 25 to 35 km/h tending northwest to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the evening then tending northeast to southeasterly in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 37 to 42.

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

Sun protection recommended from 7:20 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 37
Shower or two. Possible storm. Derby 40
Very hot. Possible storm. Fitzroy Crossing 43
Possible shower or storm. Kalumburu 38
Possible shower or storm. Wyndham 41
Shower or two. Possible storm. Kununurra 40
Shower or two. Possible storm. Argyle 40
Shower or two. Possible storm. Halls Creek 40

Saturday 10 December

Summary
Min 25
Max 36
Showers. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 3 to 10 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

Kimberley area

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds northeast to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 30s.

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

Sunday 11 December

Summary
Min 26
Max 37
Showers. Likely storm clearing.
Possible rainfall: 5 to 20 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

Kimberley area

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the northwest, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds northeast to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h tending north to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 36 to 41.

Sun protection recommended from 7:30 am to 3:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 15 [Extreme]

Monday 12 December

Summary
Min 25
Max 37
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 4 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

Kimberley area

Very hot and mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the north in the afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming west to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 36 to 42.

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

Tuesday 13 December

Summary
Min 25
Max 36
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 5 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

Wednesday 14 December

Summary
Min 25
Max 36
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 6 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

Thursday 15 December

Summary
Min 24
Max 35
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 2 to 10 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

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

Product derived from IDW14199 and IDW13220