Lower West District

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm WST on Sunday 24 September 2017.

Weather Situation

A low pressure system will approach the southwest corner of the State Sunday evening and affect western parts of the State during Monday and Tuesday, with rain and some heavy falls possible in southern and southwestern parts. The low will track to the southeast into the western Bight during Tuesday and move further eastwards on Wednesday. A trough and associated middle level disturbance will move across western parts of the State on Thursday.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.

Monday 25 September

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm, with possible heavy falls in the afternoon and early evening. Light winds becoming west to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then shifting south to southeasterly in the late morning and early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 14 and 17.

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

Sun protection 9:30am to 3:00pm, UV Index predicted to reach 6 [High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Showers. Possible storm. Perth 8 17
Showers. Possible storm. Mandurah 10 17

Tuesday 26 September

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, clearing in the evening. Light winds becoming southeast to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching around 17.

Wednesday 27 September

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a light shower. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching around 16.

Thursday 28 September

Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 18.

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

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