Kimberley District

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Forecast issued at 5:00 am WST on Tuesday 10 December 2019.

Weather Situation

A surface trough lies inland from the west Kimberley and Pilbara coasts.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Very hot. Mostly sunny. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely during this afternoon and early evening. The chance of a thunderstorm most likely during this afternoon and evening, with gusty winds. Winds northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northwest to northeasterly in the evening then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 38 to 44.

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

Sun protection 7:20am to 3:10pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Broome 36
Possible storm. Derby 39
Very hot. Possible storm. Fitzroy Crossing 43
Sunny morning. Possible storm. Kalumburu 40
Very hot. Possible storm. Wyndham 42
Possible shower or storm. Kununurra 41
Very hot. Possible storm. Argyle 42
Possible shower or storm. Halls Creek MO 41

Wednesday 11 December

Very hot. Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the afternoon and early evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming northeast to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then tending northwest to southwesterly in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 38 to 43.

Thursday 12 December

Very hot. Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming northeast to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day then tending northwest to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 39 to 44.

Friday 13 December

Very hot. Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds northwest to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending northeast to southeasterly during the morning then tending northwest to northeasterly during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 38 to 43.

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

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