Onslow Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:00 am WST on Monday 11 December 2017.

Forecast for the rest of Monday

Summary
Max 31
Cloud clearing.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Pilbara area

Mostly sunny. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the far east, most likely this afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east. Gusty winds in the far east during this afternoon and early evening. Winds northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending north to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then tending northwest to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 35 to 40.

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

Sun protection recommended from 8:00 am to 4:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Exmouth 32
Cloud clearing. Onslow 31
Mostly sunny. Karratha 34
Mostly sunny. Roebourne 37
Mostly sunny. Port Hedland 35
Possible afternoon storm. Marble Bar 41
Mostly sunny. Paraburdoo 40
Possible afternoon storm. Tom Price 37
Possible shower or storm. Newman 39

Tuesday 12 December

Summary
Min 21
Max 33
Mostly sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Pilbara area

Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the far east in the afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east. Winds northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending south to southwesterly early in the morning then tending northwest to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 27 with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

Sun protection recommended from 8:00 am to 4:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 15 [Extreme]

Wednesday 13 December

Summary
Min 23
Max 36
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Pilbara area

Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the far east in the afternoon. Winds northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending northwest to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to 22 to 27 with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

Sun protection recommended from 8:00 am to 4:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

Thursday 14 December

Summary
Min 24
Max 37
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Pilbara area

Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the far east in the afternoon and evening. Winds southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming northwest to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to 23 to 28 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 40s.

Sun protection recommended from 8:10 am to 4:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

Friday 15 December

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

Saturday 16 December

Summary
Min 22
Max 35
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Sunday 17 December

Summary
Min 21
Max 35
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

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

Product derived from IDW14199 and IDW13210