Pilbara District

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm WST on Wednesday 1 October 2014.

Weather Situation

A trough lies through the Kimberley and Pilbara.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Clear. Winds northwest to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending northwest to southwesterly in the evening.

Thursday 2 October

Sunny. Winds southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending southeast to southwesterly before dawn then tending northwest to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching 32 to 40.

Fire Danger
East Pilbara Coast: Low-Moderate
West Pilbara Coast: Low-Moderate
East Pilbara Inland: High
Ashburton Inland: Low-Moderate
Exmouth Gulf Coast: Low-Moderate

UV Alert from 8:20 am to 3:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Exmouth 15 29
Sunny. Onslow 16 32
Sunny. Karratha 21 35
Sunny. Roebourne 22 38
Sunny. Port Hedland 22 38
Sunny. Marble Bar 24 40
Sunny. Paraburdoo 17 36
Sunny. Tom Price 16 34
Mostly sunny. Newman 19 37

Friday 3 October

Sunny. Winds south to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending northwest to southwesterly in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 26 with daytime temperatures reaching 33 to 40.

Saturday 4 October

Sunny. Winds southeast to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming west to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 26 with daytime temperatures reaching 34 to 40.

Sunday 5 October

Mostly sunny. Winds west to southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h tending south to southwesterly 20 to 25 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 26 with daytime temperatures reaching 31 to 39.

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

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