Kimberley District

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Forecast issued at 5:00 am WST on Friday 17 August 2018.

Weather Situation

A broad surface trough will lie near the Kimberly and Pilbara Coast today. A high pressure system will strengthen in the Bight over the weekend, with moderate to fresh east to southeasterly winds over Northern parts tending gusty in the mornings. A broad surface trough will develop over the Kimberley and Pilbara during Monday and Tuesday.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Sunny. Light winds becoming east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

Fire Danger
North Kimberley Coast: High
West Kimberley Coast: High
Kimberley Inland: High

Sun protection 8:10am to 2:40pm, UV Index predicted to reach 10 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Broome 30
Sunny. Derby 31
Sunny. Fitzroy Crossing 34
Sunny. Kalumburu 35
Sunny. Wyndham 35
Sunny. Kununurra 34
Sunny. Argyle 33
Sunny. Halls Creek MO 31

Saturday 18 August

Sunny. Light winds becoming east to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Sunday 19 August

Sunny. Winds east to southeasterly 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Monday 20 August

Sunny. Winds easterly 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching 28 to 34.

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

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