Western Australia Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:30 pm WST on Sunday 20 August 2017.

Weather Situation

Northern Western Australia

A surface trough lies over the Kimberley, with a ridge of high pressure developing over southern parts of the State. A trough will form over the western Pilbara on Monday and persist for the next few days.

Southern and Central Western Australia

A ridge of high pressure is developing along the south coast. A weak cold front will move across the south west of the state on Tuesday, with a new ridge of high pressure developing in its wake. A high pressure system moving into the Bight Thursday.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Showers along southern coastal parts of the South West Land Division and Eucla, extending northwards along the west coast to areas south of Lancelin this evening. Showers over eastern parts of the South West Land Division and southern Goldfields clearing this evening.

Monday 21 August

Showers southwest of a line Jurien Bay to Bremer Bay. Showers about the coastal Eucla.

Tuesday 22 August

Showers southwest of a line Perth to Bremer Bay, extending to southwest of a line Jurien Bay to Israelite Bay during the day. Light showers about the northern Gascoyne and central Interior.

Wednesday 23 August

Showers about southern coastal parts. Areas of light rain about the northern Gascoyne and adjacent Interior.

Thursday 24 August

Showers about coastal parts of the South Coastal district. Areas of rain about the Gascoyne, northern Goldfields and southern Interior.

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

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