Pilbara District

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm WST on Wednesday 29 June 2016.

Weather Situation

A ridge of high pressure lies over the south of the State and will remain near stationary for the next few days. A cloud band will lie across the Pilbara and Interior during Thursday and Friday.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of rain in the far west. Light winds.

Thursday 30 June

Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of rain, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the early afternoon then becoming southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching 23 to 28.

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 9:30 am to 2:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 7 [High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Exmouth 18 26
Possible rain developing. Onslow 17 27
Rain at times. Karratha 19 25
Rain at times. Roebourne 18 25
Rain at times. Port Hedland 20 26
Rain at times. Marble Bar 19 25
Rain at times. Paraburdoo 15 24
Rain at times developing. Tom Price 14 23
Rain at times. Newman 12 22

Friday 1 July

Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching 21 to 28.

Saturday 2 July

Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of rain in the far west, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending east to northeasterly during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching 23 to 30.

Sunday 3 July

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of rain near the coast. Light winds becoming south to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching 25 to 30.

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

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