Western Australia Forecast

View the current warnings for Western Australia

Forecast issued at 4:30 pm WST on Wednesday 10 February 2016.

Weather Situation

Northern Western Australia

A trough extends from near the coast in the Pilbara through to the Kimberley and will drift slowly southwards over the weekend.

Southern and Central Western Australia

A high pressure system lies in the Bight. A broad surface trough near the west coast will gradually move east during Thursday and Friday as a new high pressure ridge develops over the south of the State in the wake of the trough movement.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Showers and thunderstorms over the northern Kimberley during the afternoon and evening.

Thursday 11 February

Showers and thunderstorms over the northern Kimberley during the afternoon and evening. Very hot over western and central parts of the State away from the south coast.

Friday 12 February

Showers and thunderstorms over the northern and western Kimberley during the afternoon and evening. Very hot over much of the State away from the southwest.

Saturday 13 February

Showers and thunderstorms over the northern and western Kimberley and the inland Pilbara during the afternoon and evening. Showers near the south coast and adjacent parts east of Bremer Bay, extending to the Eucla coast in the evening.

Sunday 14 February

Showers and thunderstorms over the northern and western Kimberley and the inland Pilbara during the afternoon and evening. Showers near the south coast east of Bremer Bay, mainly during the morning.

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

Product IDW10100