South West District

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Forecast issued at 5:00 am WST on Tuesday 27 September 2016.

Weather Situation

On Tuesday another cold front will move through the South West Land Division during the day. A high pressure system will move slowly over the south of the State during Wednesday and Thursday with a further cold front expected to cross the southwest Capes during Friday.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of showers, most likely during the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm during the morning and afternoon. Gusty winds and possible hail. Winds northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 40 km/h in the morning then turning southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h in the late morning. Daytime maximum temperatures between 14 and 17.

Fire Danger
Geographe: Low-Moderate
Leeuwin: Low-Moderate
Nelson: Low-Moderate

Sun protection 9:10am to 3:20pm, UV Index predicted to reach 7 [High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Showers. Possible storm. Bunbury 17
Showers. Possible storm. Busselton 16
Showers. Possible storm. Margaret River 16
Showers. Possible storm. Augusta 16
Showers. Possible storm. Bridgetown 15
Showers. Possible storm. Collie 16
Showers. Possible storm. Manjimup 14

Wednesday 28 September

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the south coast, near zero chance elsewhere. Gusty winds and possible hail near the south coast in the early morning. Winds southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h tending southerly 20 to 30 km/h early in the morning then becoming light in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 13 and 16.

Thursday 29 September

Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost inland. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the southwest in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming north to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 0 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching around 17.

Friday 30 September

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers. Winds northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h during the morning then turning westerly 25 to 40 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching around 17.

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

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