Pilbara District

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Forecast issued at 5:00 am WST on Friday 28 August 2015.

Weather Situation

A broad trough lies across inland parts of the Pilbara and Kimberley. The trough will move east from Sunday as a ridge of high pressure builds across central WA.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Sunny. Light winds becoming north to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending north to northwesterly in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures 28 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

UV Alert from 8:50 am to 3:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 9 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Exmouth 26
Mostly sunny. Onslow 27
Partly cloudy. Karratha 27
Partly cloudy. Roebourne 28
Cloud clearing. Port Hedland 28
Sunny. Marble Bar 32
Sunny. Paraburdoo 31
Sunny. Tom Price 28
Sunny. Newman 30

Saturday 29 August

Sunny. Light winds becoming northwest to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Sunday 30 August

Mostly sunny. Winds northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending southeast to southwesterly during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching 24 to 33.

Monday 31 August

Sunny. Winds south to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending south to southwesterly during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching 25 to 33.

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

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