Melville Waters Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:00 pm WST on Friday 21 July 2017.

Weather Situation

A cold front will move through metropolitan waters during Friday evening, bringing widespread showers and strong westerly winds to the area. Winds will moderate and tend southwesterly on Saturday in the wake of the front. A second cold front will pass the region on Sunday afternoon, with a weak ridge building across the centre of the State on Monday and Tuesday in its wake.

Forecast for Friday until midnight

Winds
West-northwesterly 15 to 20 knots, easing to around 15 knots during the early evening, and then tending southwesterly about 10 knots in the late evening.
Weather
Cloudy. Near 100% chance of showers.

Saturday 22 July

Winds
Southwesterly 10 to 15 knots, tending westerly around 10 knots during the morning.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 80% chance of showers.

Sunday 23 July

Winds
West to northwesterly 15 to 20 knots. Winds easing to 10 to 15 knots during the late afternoon, and then turning southwesterly around 10 knots in the evening.
Weather
Cloudy. Near 100% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon.

Monday 24 July

Winds
West to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the morning. Winds tending southerly around 10 knots during the evening.
Weather
Cloudy. 80% chance of showers.

Tuesday 25 July

Winds
Easterly below 10 knots becoming north to northeasterly during the morning then becoming northwesterly during the afternoon.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower.

Please be awareWind gusts can be 40 percent stronger than the averages given here. Wind warnings are issued for today and tomorrow and describe the highest category of wind warning for that day.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:00 am WST Saturday.

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