Roebourne Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm WST on Tuesday 24 January 2017.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Summary
Mostly clear.
Chance of any rain: 5%

Pilbara area

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers inland, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds northeast to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h.

Sun protection recommended from 8:20 am to 4:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 17 [Extreme]

Wednesday 25 January

Summary
Min 26
Max 36
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 2 to 6 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

Pilbara area

Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the northeast, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds east to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 33 to 41.

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 8:20 am to 4:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 17 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Possible late shower or storm. Exmouth 24 36
Possible shower or storm. Onslow 24 34
Shower or two. Possible storm. Karratha 26 34
Shower or two. Possible storm. Roebourne 26 36
Shower or two. Possible storm. Port Hedland 26 34
Showers. Possible storm. Marble Bar 26 35
Possible shower or storm. Paraburdoo 26 39
Possible shower or storm. Tom Price 24 35
Possible shower or storm. Newman 23 35

Thursday 26 January

Summary
Min 27
Max 37
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 2 to 8 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

Pilbara area

Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the northeast, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Moderate to heavy falls possible in the far northeast. Winds east to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 34 to 40.

Sun protection recommended from 8:20 am to 4:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 17 [Extreme]

Friday 27 January

Summary
Min 27
Max 37
Showers. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 3 to 15 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

Pilbara area

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers and thunderstorms, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Moderate to heavy falls possible in the north. Winds southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h turning easterly 25 to 40 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 33 to 41.

Sun protection recommended from 8:20 am to 4:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 19 [Extreme]

Saturday 28 January

Summary
Min 26
Max 34
Possibly windy. Showers, storms.
Possible rainfall: 4 to 15 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

Pilbara area

Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers and thunderstorms, highest chance along the north coast. Moderate to heavy falls possible in the north. Winds easterly 25 to 40 km/h turning northeasterly 35 to 50 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 31 to 39.

Sunday 29 January

Summary
Min 25
Max 32
Showers. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 8 to 15 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

Monday 30 January

Summary
Min 25
Max 34
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 4 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

Tuesday 31 January

Summary
Min 25
Max 36
Possible shower or storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.4 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

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

Product derived from IDW14199 and IDW13210