Lower West District

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm WST on Saturday 16 October 2021.

Weather Situation

A deep trough extends from the Goldfields and over far southern parts of the South West Land Division, and moves into the Interior and Eucla by Sunday. A strong cold front will approach the west coast late on Monday and move over western and southern parts of the State during Tuesday.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower or drizzle later this evening. Winds west to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the late evening.

Sunday 17 October

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming westerly 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s.

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

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

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Cloudy. Perth 14 21
Possible shower. Mandurah 15 20

Monday 18 October

Mostly sunny. The chance of morning fog inland. Winds northwest to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northwesterly in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 20s.

Tuesday 19 October

Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds northerly 25 to 35 km/h turning west to northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to around 12 with daytime temperatures reaching between 17 and 20.

Wednesday 20 October

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Winds westerly 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching between 17 and 20.

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

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