Onslow Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm WST on Thursday 19 May 2022.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Summary
Clear.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Pilbara area

Mostly clear. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southeast early this evening. Light winds.

Sun protection recommended from 9:30 am to 2:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 6 [High]

Friday 20 May

Summary
Min 18
Max 28
Mostly sunny.
Chance of any rain: 5%

Pilbara area

Mostly sunny. Areas of morning fog in the southeast. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the southwest. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending east to northeasterly in the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching 26 to 33.

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

Sun protection recommended from 9:30 am to 2:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 6 [High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Exmouth 19 27
Mostly sunny. Onslow 18 28
Mostly sunny. Karratha 20 29
Mostly sunny. Roebourne 19 30
Sunny. Port Hedland 20 31
Mostly sunny. Marble Bar 20 31
Possible shower developing. Paraburdoo 16 28
Possible shower developing. Tom Price 15 25
Partly cloudy. Newman 15 26

Saturday 21 May

Summary
Min 20
Max 28
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 10 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

Pilbara area

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the southwest, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the west. Winds northeast to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending north to northeasterly in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching 26 to 34.

Sun protection recommended from 9:40 am to 2:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 6 [High]

Sunday 22 May

Summary
Min 20
Max 27
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 6 to 35 mm
Chance of any rain: 90%

Pilbara area

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the west. The chance of a thunderstorm in the west, possibly severe. Light winds becoming north to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching 25 to 32.

Sun protection recommended from 9:50 am to 2:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

Monday 23 May

Summary
Min 21
Max 26
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.2 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

Pilbara area

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the south, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching 24 to 32.

Tuesday 24 May

Summary
Min 19
Max 27
Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 5%

Wednesday 25 May

Summary
Min 17
Max 27
Mostly sunny.
Chance of any rain: 5%

Thursday 26 May

Summary
Min 18
Max 25
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.2 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

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

Product derived from IDW14199 and IDW13210