South East Coastal District

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm WST on Friday 24 January 2020.

Weather Situation

The ridge lies south of the State. A broad trough forms inland from the west coast by Saturday and slowly deepens during Sunday and Monday, moving inland on Tuesday as a high moves into the Bight.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Mostly clear. Winds southerly 15 to 20 km/h turning southeasterly in the evening.

Saturday 25 January

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a light shower near the coast, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming south to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then tending east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 16 with daytime temperatures reaching 28 to 35.

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

Sun protection 8:00am to 4:10pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Esperance 17 26
Partly cloudy. Ravensthorpe 17 32

Sunday 26 January

Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a light shower near the coast, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming south to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 16 with daytime temperatures reaching 29 to 37.

Monday 27 January

Very hot and mostly sunny. Light winds becoming northeast to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to around 15 with daytime temperatures reaching 31 to 39.

Tuesday 28 January

Very hot and mostly sunny. Winds northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northwest to northeasterly 25 to 35 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around 18 with daytime temperatures reaching 38 to 47.

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

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