Karratha Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:50 am WST on Saturday 23 May 2015.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Summary
Max 27
Rain at times.

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain, most likely late this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

UV Alert from 9:30 am to 2:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 7 [High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Possible shower. Exmouth 24
Rain at times. Karratha 27
Possible shower developing. Port Hedland 30
Heavy rain. Newman 17
Shower or two. Onslow 25
Rain at times. Roebourne 28
Possible shower. Marble Bar 28
Rain. Paraburdoo 21
Rain. Tom Price 17
Rain increasing. Barrow Island 24
Rain increasing. Dampier 27
Rain. Pannawonica 25
Possible late rain. Telfer 29

Sunday 24 May

Summary
Min 18
Max 24
Possible storm, heavy falls.

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm. Heavy falls exceeding 70 mm possible. Light winds becoming easterly 20 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending southeasterly 25 to 35 km/h in the early afternoon.

Monday 25 May

Summary
Min 18
Max 24
Storms. Possible heavy falls.

Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain. A thunderstorm likely. Heavy falls exceeding 90 mm possible. Winds southeasterly 30 to 35 km/h tending easterly 30 to 40 km/h during the morning then decreasing to 25 to 30 km/h during the afternoon.

Tuesday 26 May

Summary
Min 18
Max 24
Rain. Possible heavy falls.

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain. Heavy falls exceeding 70 mm possible. Winds east to northeasterly 30 to 40 km/h becoming easterly 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon.

Wednesday 27 May

Summary
Min 18
Max 24
Possible morning storm. Showers.

Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers during the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm during the morning. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h.

Thursday 28 May

Summary
Min 18
Max 25
Sunny.

Sunny. Light winds.

Friday 29 May

Summary
Min 17
Max 25
Sunny.

Sunny. Winds southeasterly 20 to 25 km/h.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:30 pm WST Saturday.

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