Tom Price Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm WST on Sunday 11 December 2016.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Summary
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Chance of any rain: 50%

Pilbara area

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm inland. Winds northerly 15 to 25 km/h turning northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.

Sun protection recommended from 7:50 am to 4:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 17 [Extreme]

Monday 12 December

Summary
Min 24
Max 34
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 4 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Pilbara area

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm inland, most likely in the afternoon and early evening. Light winds becoming north to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day then tending west to northwesterly in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

Fire Danger
East Pilbara Coast: High
West Pilbara Coast: Very High
East Pilbara Inland: High
Ashburton Inland: High
Exmouth Gulf Coast: Very 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
Sunny. Exmouth 22 36
Sunny. Onslow 26 39
Mostly sunny. Karratha 26 35
Mostly sunny. Roebourne 26 38
Mostly sunny. Port Hedland 27 36
Possible shower or storm. Marble Bar 28 40
Shower or two. Possible storm. Paraburdoo 26 38
Shower or two. Possible storm. Tom Price 24 34
Shower or two. Possible storm. Newman 25 37

Tuesday 13 December

Summary
Min 22
Max 35
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 5%

Pilbara area

Mostly sunny. Medium (40%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the far east, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h before dawn. Overnight temperatures falling to 22 to 27 with daytime temperatures reaching 36 to 41.

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

Wednesday 14 December

Summary
Min 22
Max 36
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 20%

Pilbara area

Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the northeast, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm inland. Winds southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to 21 to 27 with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

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

Thursday 15 December

Summary
Min 23
Max 36
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.2 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Pilbara area

Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower inland, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east in the afternoon. Winds northwest to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending northeast to southeasterly during the morning then tending west to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

Friday 16 December

Summary
Min 22
Max 38
Possible early storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.2 mm
Chance of any rain: 20%

Saturday 17 December

Summary
Min 22
Max 39
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 5%

Sunday 18 December

Summary
Min 24
Max 40
Mostly sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

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

Product derived from IDW14199 and IDW13210