South West District

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Forecast issued at 5:00 am WST on Tuesday 15 October 2019.

Weather Situation

A weak high pressure ridge lies just north of the south coast. A weak cold front will move along the south coast during Tuesday and into the Bight on Wednesday morning, with a high pressure ridge extending along the south coast in its wake. Another weak cold front will brush the western south coast on Thursday, before the high pressure ridge drops south of the State during Friday.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the south, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Winds southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 17.

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

Sun protection 8:40am to 3:20pm, UV Index predicted to reach 8 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Bunbury 18
Partly cloudy. Busselton 19
Shower or two. Margaret River 18
Shower or two. Augusta 17
Partly cloudy. Bridgetown 17
Partly cloudy. Collie 18
Shower or two. Manjimup 16

Wednesday 16 October

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the south coast in the morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching around 18.

Thursday 17 October

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the south coast, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 21.

Friday 18 October

Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 23.

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

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