Onslow Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:00 am WST on Tuesday 23 December 2014.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Summary
Max 33
Sunny.

Pilbara area

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers inland, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds northeast to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending northwest to southwesterly in the late afternoon then tending northeast to southeasterly in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 36 to 43.

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

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

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Exmouth 37
Sunny. Onslow 33
Mostly sunny. Karratha 35
Mostly sunny. Roebourne 39
Mostly sunny. Port Hedland 36
Showers. Possible storm. Marble Bar 40
Shower or two. Possible storm. Paraburdoo 43
Shower or two. Possible storm. Tom Price 39
Showers. Storm likely. Newman 36

Wednesday 24 December

Summary
Min 24
Max 34
Mostly sunny.

Pilbara area

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers inland, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds northeast to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h tending northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 35 to 41.

Thursday 25 December

Summary
Min 23
Max 35
Sunny.

Pilbara area

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers inland, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending northeast to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then becoming southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

Friday 26 December

Summary
Min 24
Max 39
Mostly sunny.

Pilbara area

Mostly sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon in the inland west. Winds southeasterly 25 to 40 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 35 to 41.

Saturday 27 December

Summary
Min 24
Max 37
Partly cloudy.

Sunday 28 December

Summary
Min 24
Max 36
Sunny.

Monday 29 December

Summary
Min 24
Max 36
Mostly sunny.

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

Product derived from IDW14199 and IDW13210