Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Updated Western Australia Forecast
Issued at 7:42 am WST on Friday 17 June 2022
for the period until midnight WST Monday 20 June 2022.
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Weather Situation – Northern Western Australia
A weak trough offshore of the western Pilbara and Gascoyne will move inland on
the weekend. Associated cloud band is extending from the southern Pilbara to
the southeast of the State.
Weather Situation – Southern and Central Western Australia
A weak ridge across the Interior is slowly contracting east as a high pressure
system tracks eastward over SA. A strong cold front will move through southern
WA today and Saturday. A new ridge of high pressure will start to extend across
the South West Land Division from later Sunday.
Forecast for the rest of Friday 17 June
Showers southwest of a line from Mardie to Warburton to Forrest, more frequent
across the western Gascoyne and South West Land Division. Possible gusty
thunderstorms southwest of Exmouth to Esperance. Windy across the South West
Land Division and southwest Goldfields.
Forecast for Saturday 18 June
Showers southwest of a line Port Hedland to Giles, more frequent across the
western Gascoyne, western Pilbara and South West Land Division. Possible
thunderstorms southwest of a line Armadale to Brookton to Albany, southwest
Pilbara, southeast Goldfields and Eucla. Windy across the south.
Forecast for Sunday 19 June
Showers over southern Gascoyne, southern Interior, Eucla and South West Land
Division, more frequent southwest of a line Kalbarri to Israelite Bay. Possible
thunderstorms south of a line Harvey to Lake Grace and near the south coast.
Windy across the south.
Forecast for Monday 20 June
Showers about the south coast and about the west coast south of Shark Bay.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:30 pm WST Friday.
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