Tom Price Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm WST on Saturday 27 August 2016.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Summary
Mostly clear.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Pilbara area

Mostly clear. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the far west. Winds west to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.

Sun protection recommended from 9:00 am to 3:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 10 [Very High]

Sunday 28 August

Summary
Min 13
Max 20
Possible morning shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Pilbara area

Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 25 km/h before turning south to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching 22 to 27.

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

Sun protection recommended from 9:10 am to 3:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 9 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Possible shower. Exmouth 12 23
Possible shower. Onslow 16 25
Shower or two. Karratha 17 26
Shower or two. Roebourne 17 26
Shower or two. Port Hedland 17 26
Shower or two. Marble Bar 17 25
Possible early shower. Paraburdoo 13 22
Possible morning shower. Tom Price 13 20
Possible morning shower. Newman 13 23

Monday 29 August

Summary
Min 7
Max 20
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Pilbara area

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the northeast in the morning. Winds south to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching 22 to 27.

Sun protection recommended from 9:10 am to 3:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 9 [Very High]

Tuesday 30 August

Summary
Min 8
Max 25
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Pilbara area

Sunny. Winds southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northeast to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending northwest to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Sun protection recommended from 9:10 am to 3:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 10 [Very High]

Wednesday 31 August

Summary
Min 11
Max 23
Cloud clearing.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 5%

Pilbara area

Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming south to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching 25 to 30.

Thursday 1 September

Summary
Min 10
Max 23
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Friday 2 September

Summary
Min 10
Max 25
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Saturday 3 September

Summary
Min 11
Max 24
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

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

Product derived from IDW14199 and IDW13210