Lower West District

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm WST on Saturday 20 October 2018.

Weather Situation

A surface trough through the Goldfields will move east during Sunday ahead of a cold front that will move through the southern parts. A ridge of high pressure will develop in its wake of the cold front near the south coast on Monday.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the south, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds westerly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening.

Sunday 21 October

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon. Winds westerly 20 to 30 km/h turning southwesterly in the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching around 20.

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

Sun protection 8:20am to 3:30pm, UV Index predicted to reach 9 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Showers. Perth 15 21
Showers. Mandurah 15 20

Monday 22 October

Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching between 17 and 20.

Tuesday 23 October

Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 23.

Wednesday 24 October

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h turning southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h during the morning then decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 21.

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

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