Western Australia Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:45 am WST on Sunday 26 March 2017.

Weather Situation

Northern Western Australia

A small tropical low lies well to the northwest of Broome and is not expected to develop or significantly affect the State over the next few days. A broad trough lies over the Pilbara and Kimberley.

Southern and Central Western Australia

A weak cold front will move across southwestern parts of the State Sunday morning with a ridge developing in its wake later Sunday. Another weak cold front will brush the south coast during Tuesday.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Showers and thunderstorms over the Kimberley, Pilbara, northern Gascoyne and Interior. Showers over mainly western and southern parts of the South West Land Division, contracting to the south coast during the afternoon and evening. Mainly light falls expected over southern parts.

Monday 27 March

Showers and thunderstorms over the Kimberley, Pilbara, and northern Interior. Morning showers about the south coast west of Israelite Bay, and redeveloping about coastal parts between Augusta and Bremer Bay during the evening.

Tuesday 28 March

Showers near the south coast west of Esperance. Showers and thunderstorms over the Kimberley, Pilbara, northern Interior and northern Gascoyne.

Wednesday 29 March

Showers near the south coast east of Esperance and the Eucla coast. Showers and thunderstorms over the Kimberley, Pilbara, northern Interior and northern Gascoyne.

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

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