South West District

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Forecast issued at 5:00 am WST on Thursday 23 January 2020.

Weather Situation

A ridge of high pressure is building across the south of the State, with a fresh southwesterly flow along the south coast. The ridge will continue to build across the south on Thursday before eventually moving south of the State on Friday. A broad trough forms inland from the west coast on Friday and slowly deepen over the weekend.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a light shower in the south this morning. Winds south to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 23 to 28.

Fire Danger
Geographe: High
Leeuwin: High
Nelson: High

Sun protection 8:20am to 4:20pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Bunbury 28
Partly cloudy. Busselton 28
Cloudy. Margaret River 25
Cloudy. Augusta 23
Partly cloudy. Bridgetown 26
Partly cloudy. Collie 29
Cloudy. Manjimup 24

Friday 24 January

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a light shower near the south coast in the morning and early afternoon. Light winds becoming southerly 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching 26 to 32.

Saturday 25 January

Partly cloudy. Winds south to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming southerly 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 14 with daytime temperatures reaching 26 to 34.

Sunday 26 January

Partly cloudy. Winds southerly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching 28 to 35.

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

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