#IDW10100 Western Australia Forecast Issued at 4:45 am WST on Friday 18 June 2021

IDW10100
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

Western Australia Forecast
Issued at 4:45 am WST on Friday 18 June 2021
for the period until midnight WST Monday 21 June 2021.

Warning Information
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Weather Situation – Northern Western Australia
A ridge of high pressure is strengthening over southern parts of the State,
resulting in fresh east to southeasterly winds over the north of the State.
Winds easing from Sunday as the ridge of high pressure weakens.

Weather Situation – Southern and Central Western Australia
A ridge and high lies over southern parts of the state. A front will approach
the southwest of the State on Saturday, moving over the South West Land
Division during Sunday, bringing cold and showery conditions to southern parts
through to Tuesday.

Forecast for the rest of Friday 18 June
Showers possible through the east Pilbara, southwest Kimberley and north
Interior.

Forecast for Saturday 19 June
Showers developing about the Southwest district during the afternoon, extending
to southwest of Perth to Albany in the evening. Showers possible through the
north Interior.

Forecast for Sunday 20 June
Showers extending to southwest of a line Shark Bay to Esperance by evening.
Cold, showery and gusty conditions developing over western and southern parts
of the South West Land Division with possible thunderstorms and small hail.
Showers developing about North West Cape and the adjacent west Pilbara.

Forecast for Monday 21 June
Cold and showery through the South West Land Division, southern Gascoyne and
the Goldfields with possible small hail. Thunderstorms possible near the south
coast. Snow flurries possible about the Stirling peaks. Rain areas developing
through the Pilbara and north Interior with falls most likely over the central
and eastern Pilbara. Some rain reaching the far southwest Kimberley late
afternoon and evening.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:30 pm WST Friday.

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