Karratha Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:50 am WST on Friday 9 December 2016.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Summary
Max 35
Possible shower.
Chance of any rain: 30%

Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Winds south to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h turning easterly in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day.

Fire Danger - High

Sun protection recommended from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 16 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Exmouth 36
Possible shower. Karratha 35
Cloudy. Port Hedland 37
Possible shower or storm. Newman 36
Possible afternoon storm. Onslow 36
Possible shower. Roebourne 38
Possible shower or storm. Marble Bar 38
Shower or two. Possible storm. Paraburdoo 37
Shower or two. Possible storm. Tom Price 33
Cloudy. Barrow Island 32
Possible shower. Dampier 35
Possible shower or storm. Pannawonica 39
Possible shower or storm. Telfer 36

Saturday 10 December

Summary
Min 27
Max 37
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 20%

Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the early morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending east to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.

Sun protection recommended from 8:00 am to 4:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 16 [Extreme]

Sunday 11 December

Summary
Min 26
Max 36
Possible afternoon storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.2 mm
Chance of any rain: 20%

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the afternoon. Light winds.

Sun protection recommended from 8:10 am to 4:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 16 [Extreme]

Monday 12 December

Summary
Min 26
Max 36
Possible afternoon storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.2 mm
Chance of any rain: 20%

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the afternoon. Light winds becoming west to northwesterly 20 to 25 km/h during the day then tending west to southwesterly during the evening.

Sun protection recommended from 8:10 am to 4:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 15 [Extreme]

Tuesday 13 December

Summary
Min 25
Max 37
Mostly sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 10%

Mostly sunny. Winds south to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending northwest to southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h during the day.

Wednesday 14 December

Summary
Min 26
Max 38
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Sunny. Winds south to southeasterly 25 to 35 km/h shifting north to northeasterly 25 to 40 km/h during the day.

Thursday 15 December

Summary
Min 24
Max 36
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Sunny. Winds northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h turning northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h later.

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

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