Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia Forecast
Issued at 4:30 pm WST on Sunday 13 October 2019
for the period until midnight WST Thursday 17 October 2019.
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Weather Situation – Northern Western Australia
A low pressure trough extends from the central Pilbara through to the Interior. The trough will deepen through the Interior on Monday.
Weather Situation – Southern and Central Western Australia
A weak cold front is moving over the southwest of the State and will weaken and dissipate on Monday morning. A new ridge develops near the south coast by Tuesday with a very weak front just brushing the south coast late on Tuesday and early Wednesday morning before contracting southeast into the Bight.
Forecast for the rest of Sunday 13 October
Showers southwest of a line from Perth to Hopetoun.
Forecast for Monday 14 October
Showers southwest of Jurien Bay to Israelite Bay contracting to the south coastal districts in the evening. High-based showers and thunderstorms in the eastern Goldfields and adjacent South Interior and Eucla. Areas of raised dust through the central and northern Interior.
Forecast for Tuesday 15 October
Showers over southern coastal districts and the adjacent southern Goldfields. Thunderstorms possible about the eastern Eucla, South Interior and adjacent eastern Goldfields. Areas of raised dust through the central and northern Interior.
Forecast for Wednesday 16 October
Showers about the south coast, most likely about the Esperance coastline. Possible thunderstorms about the far southeastern Interior and adjacent northeastern Eucla.
Forecast for Thursday 17 October
Possible showers about the south coast between Augusta and Bremer Bay.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:45 am WST Monday.
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