Roebourne Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:00 am WST on Saturday 10 December 2016.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Summary
Max 40
Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 5%

Pilbara area

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers and thunderstorms inland during this afternoon and evening. Gusty winds possible with thunderstorms. Winds northeast to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 40.

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

Sun protection recommended from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 17 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Exmouth 36
Partly cloudy. Onslow 37
Partly cloudy. Karratha 37
Partly cloudy. Roebourne 40
Partly cloudy. Port Hedland 38
Shower or two. Possible storm. Marble Bar 41
Shower or two. Possible storm. Paraburdoo 39
Shower or two. Possible storm. Tom Price 35
Possible shower or storm. Newman 37

Sunday 11 December

Summary
Min 25
Max 39
Possible shower or storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.2 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Pilbara area

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and early evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming northeast to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending northwest to southwesterly in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

Sun protection recommended from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 16 [Extreme]

Monday 12 December

Summary
Min 25
Max 39
Possible shower or storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.2 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Pilbara area

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the east, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds northwest to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending southeast to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

Sun protection recommended from 8:10 am to 4:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 15 [Extreme]

Tuesday 13 December

Summary
Min 25
Max 41
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 5%

Pilbara area

Sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northeast in the afternoon and evening. Winds south to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h tending east to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to 21 to 27 with daytime temperatures reaching 36 to 41.

Sun protection recommended from 8:10 am to 4:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 15 [Extreme]

Wednesday 14 December

Summary
Min 25
Max 40
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Thursday 15 December

Summary
Min 24
Max 41
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 5%

Friday 16 December

Summary
Min 24
Max 43
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

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

Product derived from IDW14199 and IDW13210