Onslow Forecast

View the current warnings for Western Australia

Forecast issued at 5:00 am WST on Tuesday 31 March 2015.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Summary
Max 31
Showers. Possible storm.

Pilbara area

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the west, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then tending southeast to southwesterly in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 29 to 39.

Fire Danger
East Pilbara Coast: Low-Moderate
West Pilbara Coast: Low-Moderate
East Pilbara Inland: Low-Moderate
Ashburton Inland: Low-Moderate
Exmouth Gulf Coast: Low-Moderate

UV Alert from 8:40 am to 3:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Possible shower or storm. Exmouth 29
Showers. Possible storm. Onslow 31
Shower or two. Possible storm. Karratha 33
Shower or two. Possible storm. Roebourne 35
Partly cloudy. Port Hedland 37
Possible afternoon storm. Marble Bar 38
Shower or two. Possible storm. Paraburdoo 31
Shower or two. Possible storm. Tom Price 30
Shower or two. Possible storm. Newman 32

Wednesday 1 April

Summary
Min 23
Max 33
Possible early storm.

Pilbara area

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers and thunderstorms in the southeast, slight (20%) chance elsewhere, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds south to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming southeast to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to 20 to 25 with daytime temperatures reaching 30 to 38.

Thursday 2 April

Summary
Min 23
Max 32
Partly cloudy.

Pilbara area

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the southeast, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds south to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming southeast to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to 20 to 25 with daytime temperatures reaching 31 to 38.

Friday 3 April

Summary
Min 24
Max 33
Partly cloudy.

Pilbara area

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the south, most likely in the afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds southeast to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending east to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then tending south to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to 21 to 26 with daytime temperatures reaching 31 to 39.

Saturday 4 April

Summary
Min 24
Max 34
Partly cloudy.

Sunday 5 April

Summary
Min 25
Max 35
Partly cloudy.

Monday 6 April

Summary
Min 25
Max 35
Partly cloudy.

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

Product derived from IDW14199 and IDW13210