South East Coastal District

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm WST on Sunday 26 March 2017.

Weather Situation

A ridge is developing along the south coast. A weak cold front will brush the south coast during Tuesday. The ridge strengthens in the wake of the front with a high pressure system moving into the Bight on Thursday.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Mostly clear. Winds southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h.

Monday 27 March

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the coast. Winds westerly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s.

Fire Danger
Ravensthorpe Shire Coast: Low-Moderate
Ravensthorpe Shire Inland: Low-Moderate
Esperance Shire Coast: Low-Moderate
Esperance Shire Inland: Low-Moderate

Sun protection 9:00am to 3:20pm, UV Index predicted to reach 9 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Possible shower. Esperance 14 21
Partly cloudy. Ravensthorpe 10 23

Tuesday 28 March

Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the coast in the late afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming westerly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then tending southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Wednesday 29 March

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the morning. Winds south to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending south to southeasterly during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 11 with daytime temperatures reaching around 19.

Thursday 30 March

Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s.

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

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