Tom Price Forecast

View the current warnings for Western Australia

Forecast issued at 5:00 am WST on Thursday 15 November 2018.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Summary
Max 36
Sunny morning. Possible storm.
Chance of any rain: 30%

Pilbara area

Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the west. The chance of a gusty thunderstorm inland during this afternoon and evening. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h shifting west to northwesterly in the late morning then tending southeast to southwesterly in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 38 to 43.

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

Sun protection recommended from 7:50 am to 4:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Exmouth 33
Partly cloudy. Onslow 34
Mostly sunny. Karratha 37
Mostly sunny. Roebourne 41
Mostly sunny. Port Hedland 41
Mostly sunny. Marble Bar 43
Sunny morning. Possible storm. Paraburdoo 40
Sunny morning. Possible storm. Tom Price 36
Mostly sunny. Newman 39

Friday 16 November

Summary
Min 24
Max 34
Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 20%

Pilbara area

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the southwest. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then tending southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to 23 to 28 with daytime temperatures reaching 36 to 44.

Sun protection recommended from 7:50 am to 3:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

Saturday 17 November

Summary
Min 22
Max 38
Mostly sunny.
Chance of any rain: 5%

Pilbara area

Mostly sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east in the afternoon and evening. Winds southeast to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northeast to southeasterly during the morning then tending southeast to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to 22 to 27 with daytime temperatures reaching 39 to 44.

Sun protection recommended from 7:40 am to 4:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

Sunday 18 November

Summary
Min 24
Max 37
Sunny.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Pilbara area

Mostly sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east in the afternoon and evening. Winds southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending southwesterly during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

Sun protection recommended from 7:40 am to 4:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

Monday 19 November

Summary
Min 24
Max 36
Sunny.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Tuesday 20 November

Summary
Min 20
Max 34
Sunny.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Wednesday 21 November

Summary
Min 20
Max 33
Mostly sunny.
Chance of any rain: 0%

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

Product derived from IDW14199 and IDW13210