Lower West District

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Forecast issued at 4:54 pm WST on Monday 24 July 2017.

Weather Situation

A ridge of high pressure over central WA will maintain a predominately westerly flow over the southern half for the coming days. A cold front will reach the southwest Capes during Tuesday evening and move across the southwest of the State early Wednesday. A strong cold front will reach the southwest corner of the State Thursday night and move across southern WA during Friday.

Forecast for the rest of Monday

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the south, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late evening.

Tuesday 25 July

Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the south, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming northerly 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching between 17 and 20.

Fire Danger
Lower West Coast: Low-Moderate
Lower West Inland: Low-Moderate

Sun protection 11:10am to 1:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 3 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Shower or two. Perth 10 20
Showers. Mandurah 12 19

Wednesday 26 July

Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning. Winds north to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h turning westerly during the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching between 17 and 20.

Thursday 27 July

Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers in the south, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming northerly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 22.

Friday 28 July

Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Possible small hail in the south in the late evening. Winds northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h turning west to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to around 13 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 19.

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

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