Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

Western Australia Forecast
Issued at 4:30 pm WST on Tuesday 20 November 2018
for the period until midnight WST Saturday 24 November 2018.

Warning Information
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Weather Situation – Northern Western Australia
A trough of low pressure lies along the Pilbara coast and across the far northern Interior. The trough will move southwards into the Gascoyne during Thursday, and will move eastwards during Friday.

Weather Situation – Southern and Central Western Australia
A ridge of high pressure is developing over southern WA. A trough will begin to form down the west coast on Wednesday and deepen further on Thursday as a low pressure system forms within the trough. The trough and associated low pressure system will move southeast across the Gascoyne and South West Land Division on Thursday and Friday. The trough will move east of the State during Saturday.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday 20 November
Showers near the southern and Eucla coasts. Showers and gusty thunderstorms over the Kimberley and the north and east Interior.

Forecast for Wednesday 21 November
Showers along the south coast and adjacent inland parts. Showers and thunderstorms across the Kimberley and far northeast Interior.

Forecast for Thursday 22 November
Showers and thunderstorms over the Kimberley and northeast Interior. Showers and thunderstorms developing during the day over the South West Land Division, Goldfields, and Eucla. Windy across the eastern Gascoyne.

Forecast for Friday 23 November
Afternoon showers and thunderstorms over the Kimberley. Showers and possible thunderstorms over the southern half of the State.
Showers near the west coast.

Forecast for Saturday 24 November
Possible morning shower near the west coast. Showers near the south coast and adjacent inland parts contracting eastwards during day.
Possible morning the thunderstorms in the Eucla. Afternoon showers and thunderstorms over the Kimberley.

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

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