Onslow Forecast

View the current warnings for Western Australia

Forecast updated at 9:19 am WST on Thursday 8 December 2016.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Summary
Max 35
Mostly sunny.
Chance of any rain: 5%

Pilbara area

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers inland, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a gusty thunderstorm inland in the afternoon and early evening. Winds northeast to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northwest to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 36 to 41.

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

Sun protection recommended from 8:10 am to 4:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 16 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

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

Friday 9 December

Summary
Min 24
Max 36
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 20%

Pilbara area

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers inland, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds south to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending northeast to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

Sun protection recommended from 8:10 am to 4:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 16 [Extreme]

Saturday 10 December

Summary
Min 25
Max 37
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 10%

Pilbara area

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers inland, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds southeast to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northeast to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending southeast to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

Sun protection recommended from 8:10 am to 4:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 16 [Extreme]

Sunday 11 December

Summary
Min 26
Max 37
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 10%

Pilbara area

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers inland, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds southeast to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northeast to southeasterly during the morning then tending northwest to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

Sun protection recommended from 8:10 am to 4:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 15 [Extreme]

Monday 12 December

Summary
Min 25
Max 38
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 10%

Tuesday 13 December

Summary
Min 23
Max 37
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Wednesday 14 December

Summary
Min 24
Max 38
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 5%

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

Product derived from IDW14199 and IDW13210