Marble Bar Forecast

View the current warnings for Western Australia

Forecast issued at 4:25 pm WST on Sunday 25 January 2015.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Summary
Possible storm.

Pilbara area

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower and the chance of a thunderstorm in the southeast, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds northwest to southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h tending northwest to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h in the evening.

Monday 26 January

Summary
Min 27
Max 41
Possible shower or storm.

Pilbara area

Mostly sunny. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the east, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm, with gusty winds and possible heavy falls in the southeast in the afternoon and evening. Winds north to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h tending west to northwesterly in the late afternoon then tending northwest to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 37 to 43.

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

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

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Exmouth 24 36
Sunny. Onslow 25 35
Mostly sunny. Karratha 28 36
Partly cloudy. Roebourne 26 38
Partly cloudy. Port Hedland 27 35
Possible shower or storm. Marble Bar 27 41
Sunny. Paraburdoo 27 45
Possible shower or storm. Tom Price 24 40
Shower or two. Possible storm. Newman 25 39

Tuesday 27 January

Summary
Min 25
Max 42
Possible shower or storm.

Pilbara area

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers and the chance of a thunderstorm in the east, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming north to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

Wednesday 28 January

Summary
Min 24
Max 43
Sunny.

Pilbara area

Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of showers and thunderstorms in the far east in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds northwest to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending north to northwesterly during the day then tending northwest to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

Thursday 29 January

Summary
Min 25
Max 44
Sunny morning. Possible storm.

Pilbara area

Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of showers and thunderstorms in the far east in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming west to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 38 to 43.

Friday 30 January

Summary
Min 25
Max 42
Possible shower or storm.

Saturday 31 January

Summary
Min 26
Max 42
Possible shower or storm.

Sunday 1 February

Summary
Min 26
Max 42
Shower or two. Possible storm.

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

Product derived from IDW14199 and IDW13210