Western Australia Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:30 pm WST on Friday 2 December 2016.

Weather Situation

Northern Western Australia

A broad trough lies across the inland Pilbara and through the Interior.

Southern and Central Western Australia

A trough near the west coast, will move eastwards this evening ahead of a weak cold front which will brush the southwest corner of the state during Saturday afternoon and evening. A new ridge of high pressure will develop over the south of the state during Sunday in the wake of the cold front. A second weaker cold front will brush the south coast during Monday.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Showers and thunderstorms over the Kimberley, inland east Pilbara, east Gascoyne, far north Goldfields and the Interior. The chance of some heavy falls with thunderstorms in the northern Kimberley.

Saturday 3 December

Showers and thunderstorms over the Kimberley, inland east Pilbara, Interior, eastern Goldfields, Eucla and the South East Coastal District. Showers developing southwest of a line from Jurien Bay to Hopetoun. The chance of some heavy falls with thunderstorms in the northern Kimberley.

Sunday 4 December

Morning showers near the west coast south of Geraldton and near the south coast. Showers and thunderstorms over the Kimberley, inland east Pilbara and the Interior.

Monday 5 December

Showers and thunderstorms over the Kimberley, east Pilbara, Interior, Goldfields, Eucla and eastern parts of the South West Land Division. Showers near the western south coast.

Tuesday 6 December

Showers and thunderstorms over the Kimberley, east Pilbara and northern Interior. Showers near the south coast.

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

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