Northern Interior District

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm WST on Monday 18 October 2021.

Weather Situation

A trough over the Kimberley will deepen westward across the Pilbara coast on Wednesday. Another trough will pass through the west Pilbara during Tuesday morning before contracting towards the southeast later in the day. A ridge will strengthen through the inland Pilbara on Wednesday and Thursday.

Forecast for the rest of Monday

Mostly clear. Winds west to northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.

Tuesday 19 October

Mostly sunny. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending west to southwesterly early in the morning then tending west to northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to the low 20s with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

Fire Danger - North Interior: Severe

Sun protection 7:50am to 3:40pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

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Wednesday 20 October

Sunny. Winds westerly 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 40 km/h before turning southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 35 to 41.

Thursday 21 October

Sunny. Winds south to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 24 with daytime temperatures reaching 35 to 42.

Friday 22 October

Sunny. Winds south to southeasterly 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

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

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