Tom Price Forecast

View the current warnings for Western Australia

Forecast issued at 4:27 pm WST on Friday 6 May 2016.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Summary
Possible storm.
Chance of any rain: 20%

Pilbara area

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain in the east, near zero chance elsewhere. Rain heavy at times in the east. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northwest to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.

Saturday 7 May

Summary
Min 16
Max 23
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 5%

Pilbara area

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of rain in the northeast, most likely in the early morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Rain heavy at times in the far east in the early morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds south to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching 25 to 30.

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
Partly cloudy. Exmouth 18 29
Partly cloudy. Onslow 18 28
Possible early storm. Karratha 22 30
Possible early storm. Roebourne 20 31
Possible shower or storm. Port Hedland 21 29
Possible shower or storm. Marble Bar 22 30
Partly cloudy. Paraburdoo 17 25
Partly cloudy. Tom Price 16 23
Partly cloudy. Newman 17 25

Sunday 8 May

Summary
Min 11
Max 21
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Pilbara area

The chance of a thunderstorm in the northeast in the early morning. Mostly sunny day. Winds southerly 15 to 20 km/h turning southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching 23 to 30.

Monday 9 May

Summary
Min 10
Max 22
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Pilbara area

Mostly sunny. Winds southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching 21 to 28.

Tuesday 10 May

Summary
Min 11
Max 22
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Pilbara area

Sunny. Winds east to southeasterly 25 to 40 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching 21 to 28.

Wednesday 11 May

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

Thursday 12 May

Summary
Min 13
Max 27
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Friday 13 May

Summary
Min 15
Max 25
Possible shower or storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

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

Product derived from IDW14199 and IDW13210