Marble Bar Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm WST on Saturday 28 February 2015.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Summary
Possible storm.

Pilbara area

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers inland, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm inland, possibly severe with damaging winds, large hail and heavy rain which may lead to flash flooding. Winds north to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending north to northwesterly in the evening.

Sunday 1 March

Summary
Min 26
Max 38
Shower or two. Possible storm.

Pilbara area

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers inland, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm, with gusty winds and possible heavy falls in the southwest in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming north to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then turning northwesterly in the late morning and early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 30s.

Fire Danger
East Pilbara Coast: High
West Pilbara Coast: High
East Pilbara Inland: High
Ashburton Inland: High
Exmouth Gulf Coast: High

UV Alert from 8:30 am to 4:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Exmouth 26 34
Partly cloudy. Onslow 26 33
Possible shower. Karratha 28 35
Possible shower. Roebourne 26 37
Possible shower. Port Hedland 27 36
Shower or two. Possible storm. Marble Bar 26 38
Showers. Possible storm. Paraburdoo 26 35
Shower or two. Possible storm. Tom Price 24 33
Showers. Possible storm. Newman 24 34

Monday 2 March

Summary
Min 26
Max 39
Shower or two. Possible storm.

Pilbara area

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers inland, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 30s.

Tuesday 3 March

Summary
Min 26
Max 38
Storms. Possible heavy falls.

Pilbara area

Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers and thunderstorms inland, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. Heavy falls exceeding 80 mm possible in the far east. Light winds becoming northwest to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the day then tending northwest to southwesterly during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 32 to 38.

Wednesday 4 March

Summary
Min 27
Max 38
Shower or two. Possible storm.

Pilbara area

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers and thunderstorms. Light winds becoming east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 30s.

Thursday 5 March

Summary
Min 27
Max 38
Shower or two. Possible storm.

Friday 6 March

Summary
Min 27
Max 39
Possible shower or storm.

Saturday 7 March

Summary
Min 27
Max 39
Possible storm.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:00 am WST Sunday.

Product derived from IDW14199 and IDW13210