Western Australia Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:30 pm WST on Thursday 18 December 2014.

Weather Situation

Northern Western Australia

A trough extends east from the central Pilbara to the central Interior and will gradually extend to the central Gascoyne during Friday.

Southern and Central Western Australia

A ridge of high pressure lies near the south coast. A trough near the west coast today will deepen during Friday before moving eastwards during Saturday and Sunday.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Showers and thunderstorms over the Kimberley, inland Pilbara, Interior and the far northeast Gascoyne.

Friday 19 December

Showers and thunderstorms over the Kimberley, far eastern Pilbara, Interior, southern and eastern Gascoyne, northern Goldfields and northern parts of the South West Land Division. Heavy falls possible over central and northern parts.

Saturday 20 December

Showers and thunderstorms over the Kimberley, inland eastern Pilbara, Interior, eastern Gascoyne, Goldfields, the Eucla, and all but far western parts of the SW Land Division. Heavy falls possible over central and eastern parts.

Sunday 21 December

Showers and thunderstorms over the Kimberley, inland eastern Pilbara, Interior, eastern Goldfields and the Eucla. Showers over southern and eastern parts of the Southwest Land Division and the southern Goldfields, contracting towards the coast during the day.

Monday 22 December

Showers and thunderstorms over the Kimberley, inland eastern Pilbara and the north and east Interior.

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

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