Roebourne Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:00 am WST on Tuesday 3 May 2016.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Summary
Max 36
Mostly sunny.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Pilbara area

Mostly sunny morning. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the south and west during the afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south and west this afternoon. Winds northeast to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h tending northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the evening then tending northeast to southeasterly in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 32 to 38.

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

UV Alert from 9:10 am to 3:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 8 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Possible afternoon storm. Exmouth 32
Partly cloudy. Onslow 33
Mostly sunny. Karratha 33
Mostly sunny. Roebourne 36
Sunny. Port Hedland 36
Sunny. Marble Bar 38
Possible afternoon storm. Paraburdoo 34
Partly cloudy. Tom Price 32
Possible storm. Newman 32

Wednesday 4 May

Summary
Min 21
Max 35
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 10%

Pilbara area

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening, most likely in the east. Winds northeast to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending northwest to northeasterly in the middle of the day then tending northwesterly in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 32 to 37.

Thursday 5 May

Summary
Min 21
Max 32
Possible shower or storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

Pilbara area

Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming north to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 29 to 34.

Friday 6 May

Summary
Min 21
Max 32
Possible shower or storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

Pilbara area

Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming north to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the day then tending west to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Saturday 7 May

Summary
Min 20
Max 34
Possible shower or storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 2 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

Sunday 8 May

Summary
Min 19
Max 33
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 10%

Monday 9 May

Summary
Min 17
Max 32
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

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

Product derived from IDW14199 and IDW13210