Pilbara District

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Forecast issued at 5:00 am WST on Tuesday 2 September 2014.

Weather Situation

A weak ridge of high pressure extends over northern parts with a light to moderate easterly flow.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Sunny. Winds northeast to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northwest to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

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 8:50 am to 3:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 10 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Exmouth 28
Sunny. Onslow 30
Sunny. Karratha 30
Sunny. Roebourne 33
Sunny. Port Hedland 33
Sunny. Marble Bar 36
Sunny. Paraburdoo 35
Sunny. Tom Price 31
Sunny. Newman 33

Wednesday 3 September

Sunny. Light winds becoming west to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Thursday 4 September

Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower in the far southwest. 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 12 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching 29 to 36.

Friday 5 September

Sunny. Winds south to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching 30 to 35.

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

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