Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia Forecast
Issued at 4:30 pm WST on Sunday 8 March 2020
for the period until midnight WST Thursday 12 March 2020.
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Weather Situation – Northern Western Australia
A low pressure trough lies over inland parts of the Pilbara and extends into the Interior. This trough will move very little through to Wednesday. A tropical low could move towards the west Pilbara during Thursday, for more details http://www.bom.gov.au/wa/forecasts/nwcyclone.shtml
Weather Situation – Southern and Central Western Australia
A ridge of high pressure lies well south of the States. A surface trough lies near the west coast and will move eastwards on Wednesday and Thursday.
Forecast for the rest of Sunday 8 March
Showers and thunderstorms over the north Kimberley. Light showers about the south coast between Albany and Eyre.
Forecast for Monday 9 March
Showers and thunderstorms over the Pilbara, north and west Kimberley with a chance over the Eucla and adjacent South Interior. Light showers about the south coast east of Albany.
Forecast for Tuesday 10 March
Showers and thunderstorms over the west Kimberley, Pilbara, and Interior. Showers near the south coast east of Albany.
Forecast for Wednesday 11 March
Showers and thunderstorms over the west Kimberley, and Pilbara.
Forecast for Thursday 12 March
Showers and thunderstorms in the Kimberley, western Interior, Gascoyne, and the northwest Goldfields. Showers and thunderstorms in the Pilbara increasing in the western Pilbara with heavy falls possible. Showers near the south coast.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:45 am WST Monday.
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