Western Australia Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:45 am WST on Friday 19 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 deepening trough near the west coast will begin moving eastwards later Friday or early Saturday and will continue to move eastwards over the weekend.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

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 4:30 pm WST Friday.

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