Western Australia Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:45 am WST on Saturday 30 August 2014.

Weather Situation

Northern Western Australia

A ridge of high pressure extends from the northwest of the State to the Interior and is directing a moderate easterly flow over most parts.

Southern and Central Western Australia

A slow moving cold front and rain band lies over central and eastern parts of the South West Land Division and will move southeastwards during the day. A second, weaker, cold front will brush the south coast during Sunday with a high pressure system forming in the Bight by Monday.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

A band of rain and possible thunderstorms over northern and eastern parts of the South West Land Divisions as well as the southern Goldfields and western Eucla, contracting to the southeast during the day. Isolated showers and over the remainder of the South West Land Division.

Sunday 31 August

Showers at times throughout the South West Land Division, southern Goldfields and Eucla, contracting to the south coast and Eucla late evening.

Monday 1 September

Morning showers in the Eucla, southern Interior and near the south coast, clearing during the day.

Tuesday 2 September

Showers developing about the South West District during the morning and extending to areas south of a line Geraldton to Israelite Bay by the evening.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:30 pm WST Saturday.

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