Saturday Very hot. Sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north this afternoon. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending N/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 41 to 46.
Sunday Very hot. Mostly sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the afternoon. Winds NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then tending W/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Monday Very hot. Mostly sunny morning. The chance of an afternoon thunderstorm over interior northern and western parts. Winds NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending W/NW 20 to 30 km/h during the day.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the southwest in the afternoon and evening. Winds NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending E/SE during the morning then tending SE/SW during the afternoon.
Pilbara Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||26||34||30%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 21||74||NNW 25||53|
||25||39||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 14||42||NNW 22||27|
||27||37||30%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 16||68||NNW 26||48|
||26||47||20%||< 1mm||Nil||NW 9||43||WNW 5||9|
||26||37||30%||< 1mm||Nil||N 15||62||NNW 26||47|
||24||43||10%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 14||18||NE 7||9|
||27||37||30%||< 1mm||Nil||N 20||60||NNW 35||52|
||25||46||10%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 8||24||N 8||7|
||27||38||10%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 18||55||NW 31||43|
||26||40||30%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 14||57||NNW 28||33|
||28||45||10%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 18||31||NW 9||7|
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