Western Australia Forecast

No warnings for Western Australia

Forecast issued at 4:45 am WST on Thursday 2 July 2015.

Weather Situation

Northern Western Australia

A ridge of high pressure lies across southern parts of the State, and is expected to direct a moderate to fresh easterly flow through the forecast period.

Southern and Central Western Australia

A ridge of high pressure lies along the south coast with a broad low pressure system well to the west of Perth. A weak cold front will reach the southwest of the State late today before a new ridge develops from the west on Friday.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Patchy rain possible over the South West Land Division, the southern Gascoyne and south western Goldfields. Showers increasing in the afternoon and evening in the Lower West and South West districts with possible thunderstorms about the South West district and adjacent parts.

Friday 3 July

Light morning showers near the coast in the Central West. Isolated showers about the Lower West, South West and South coastal districts, with possible early morning thunderstorms about the South coastal district. Morning showers over southeastern parts of the South West Land Division and adjacent Goldfields.

Saturday 4 July

Isolated showers south of a line Perth to Bremer Bay, increasing about southern coastal parts in the evening.

Sunday 5 July

Showers about southern coastal districts of the Southwest Land Division and adjacent Great Southern. Isolated early morning showers about coastal parts of the Central West.

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

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