South Coastal District

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Forecast issued at 5:00 am WST on Thursday 1 October 2020.

Weather Situation

A trough extends from the Pilbara into the Gascoyne and this trough will deepen and extend into the Goldfields and western Eucla during today. The trough will begin to contract east by this evening ahead of a cold front that will move over the South West Land Division from Thursday afternoon and during Friday. A ridge of high pressure will then develop near the south coast on Saturday with a cold southerly flow along the south coast ahead of the ridge as it moves south of State during Sunday.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the west, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Winds northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h turning westerly 25 to 35 km/h during the morning then tending west to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 19 and 23.

Fire Danger
Stirling Coast: Low-Moderate
Stirling Inland: Low-Moderate

Sun protection 8:50am to 3:00pm, UV Index predicted to reach 7 [High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Shower or two. Albany 20
Shower or two. Denmark 20
Shower or two. Mount Barker 19

Friday 2 October

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late afternoon and evening. Winds west to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 14 and 17.

Saturday 3 October

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers near the coast, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of snow on the Stirling peaks in the early morning. Winds westerly 15 to 20 km/h tending southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 14 and 17.

Sunday 4 October

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east in the afternoon. Winds west to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h turning southerly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching around 16.

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

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