Northern Interior District

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm WST on Tuesday 21 November 2017.

Weather Situation

A broad trough lies across the inland Pilbara and North Interior, and to the Pilbara coast during Wednesday and Thursday morning.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm in the west early this evening. Light winds becoming northwest to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.

Wednesday 22 November

Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower or a thunderstorm in the east. Winds northwest to southwesterly 25 to 40 km/h tending southeast to southwesterly in the morning then decreasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low 40s.

Fire Danger - North Interior: Severe

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

7 day Town Forecasts

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Thursday 23 November

The chance of a thunderstorm in the early morning. Sunny day. Winds south to southeasterly 25 to 40 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to 21 to 26 with daytime temperatures reaching 38 to 43.

Friday 24 November

Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm near the Northern Territory border in the afternoon. Winds southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to 21 to 26 with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

Saturday 25 November

Mostly sunny. Medium (50%) chance of showers and thunderstorms near the Northern Territory border, most likely in the afternoon. Winds southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending northwest to northeasterly during the morning then tending northwest to southwesterly during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low 40s.

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

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