Roebourne Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm WST on Thursday 23 February 2017.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Summary
Possible storm.
Chance of any rain: 20%

Pilbara area

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the west. The chance of a thunderstorm, with gusty winds and possible heavy falls in the west. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.

Sun protection recommended from 8:40 am to 4:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

Friday 24 February

Summary
Min 27
Max 41
Mostly sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 5%

Pilbara area

Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the west. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds east to southeasterly 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

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

Sun protection recommended from 8:40 am to 4:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 15 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Exmouth 25 39
Possible shower or storm. Onslow 26 38
Mostly sunny. Karratha 28 38
Mostly sunny. Roebourne 27 41
Mostly sunny. Port Hedland 28 42
Mostly sunny. Marble Bar 27 43
Sunny. Paraburdoo 25 41
Mostly sunny. Tom Price 24 38
Sunny. Newman 24 39

Saturday 25 February

Summary
Min 28
Max 41
Possible afternoon storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.2 mm
Chance of any rain: 20%

Pilbara area

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the afternoon and early evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds northeast to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 38 to 43.

Sun protection recommended from 8:40 am to 4:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

Sunday 26 February

Summary
Min 27
Max 39
Possible shower or storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

Pilbara area

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the northeast, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 35 to 42.

Sun protection recommended from 8:40 am to 4:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 15 [Extreme]

Monday 27 February

Summary
Min 27
Max 34
Showers. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 3 to 15 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

Pilbara area

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 33 to 38.

Tuesday 28 February

Summary
Min 26
Max 35
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 8 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Wednesday 1 March

Summary
Min 26
Max 37
Mostly sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 20%

Thursday 2 March

Summary
Min 26
Max 40
Sunny morning. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.2 mm
Chance of any rain: 20%

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

Product derived from IDW14199 and IDW13210