Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia Forecast
Issued at 4:30 pm WST on Wednesday 4 March 2020
for the period until midnight WST Sunday 8 March 2020.
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Weather Situation – Northern Western Australia
A surface trough will lie inland from the Pilbara coast and into the Kimberley for the next few days.
Weather Situation – Southern and Central Western Australia
A ridge of high pressure lies well south of the State. A surface trough near the west coast will deepen during the remainder of Wednesday and during Thursday. The surface trough will move to lie over the central and eastern South West Land Division and over the Goldfields during Friday and Saturday.
Forecast for the rest of Wednesday 4 March
Showers and thunderstorms over the western Pilbara and west Kimberley.
Forecast for Thursday 5 March
Showers and thunderstorms over the far northeast Kimberley, eastern Gascoyne and adjacent southern central Pilbara.
Forecast for Friday 6 March
Possible showers and thunderstorms over the far northeast Kimberley. Showers and thunderstorms over the central Pilbara and the central Gascoyne. The chance of showers and thunderstorms over central and eastern parts of the Southwest Land Division, the southern Goldfields and western Eucla. Showers possible near the south coast west of Albany.
Forecast for Saturday 7 March
Possible showers and thunderstorms over the north Kimberley. The chance of showers and thunderstorms over the eastern Goldfields, South Interior and the Eucla.
Forecast for Sunday 8 March
Possible showers and thunderstorms over the north Kimberley
The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:45 am WST Thursday.
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