Western Australia Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:30 pm WST on Tuesday 22 July 2014.

Weather Situation

Northern Western Australia

A ridge of high pressure lies through central parts of the State.

Southern and Central Western Australia

A cold front is moving into the Bight. A weaker front will brush the south late Wednesday and move along the south coast on Thursday, with a stronger front expected early Saturday.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Showers across the southern half of the State, with thunderstorms in the southeast. Some hail possible the South West Land Division. Rain areas through the Interior and northeastern Eucla, gradually easing.

Wednesday 23 July

Showers near coastal parts of the SW Land Division and the Eucla coast, extending to inland parts of the SW Land Division and the southern Goldfields for a period during the day.

Thursday 24 July

Showers about western and southern parts of the South West Land Division, extending to central parts for a period during the day. Showers over the Eucla, contracting to the coast later.

Friday 25 July

Showers southwest of a line Jurien Bay to Bremer Bay, increasing about the Southwest Capes during the evening.

Saturday 26 July

A band of showers moving through the SW Land Division, reaching the far southwest Goldfields in the evening. Showers persisting along the western south coast in the afternoon and evening.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:45 am WST Wednesday.

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