South West District

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Forecast issued at 5:00 am WST on Sunday 26 February 2017.

Weather Situation

A deep trough lies inland from the west coast with humid conditions near the west coast today. The trough will move further eastwards on Monday to lie through central parts of the State and remain fairly stationary on Tuesday. The trough will redevelop near the west coast on Wednesday. Very hot conditions are expected on and east of the trough.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Mostly sunny. Winds southerly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 24 to 32.

Fire Danger
Geographe: High
Leeuwin: High
Nelson: High

Sun protection 8:50am to 4:30pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Bunbury 30
Sunny. Busselton 28
Mostly sunny. Margaret River 26
Partly cloudy. Augusta 23
Cloud clearing. Bridgetown 30
Mostly sunny. Collie 32
Mostly sunny. Manjimup 28

Monday 27 February

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the southwest, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming southerly 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then tending southeasterly in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching 23 to 30.

Tuesday 28 February

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the south coast in the morning. Winds southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 25 km/h before turning easterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching 24 to 32.

Wednesday 1 March

Sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the afternoon. Winds easterly 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 34.

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

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