Lower West District

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Forecast issued at 5:00 am WST on Wednesday 12 August 2020.

Weather Situation

A low pressure system is passing well to the south of the State with a ridge of high pressure developing from the southwest to lie over central parts of the State during Wednesday and Thursday, weakening and moving east during Friday. A strong cold front will move over the west coast during Saturday.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and early afternoon. Light winds becoming south to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures around 16.

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

Sun protection 10:30am to 2:00pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Shower or two. Perth 16
Shower or two. Mandurah 16

Thursday 13 August

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers near the coast, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 14 and 17.

Friday 14 August

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the south. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 18.

Saturday 15 August

Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. A thunderstorm likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds northerly 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching between 17 and 20.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:25 pm WST Wednesday.

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