Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia Forecast
Issued at 4:45 am WST on Sunday 2 July 2023
for the period until midnight WST Wednesday 5 July 2023.
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Weather Situation – Northern Western Australia
An unseasonal cloud band over the Kimberley and North Interior is slowly
contracting east, with the rain expected to clear this morning. Meanwhile, a
high pressure ridge to the south is directing cool fresh easterly winds over
the Pilbara, North Interior and Kimberley, easing on Monday as the ridge
weakens and moves southeast.
Weather Situation – Southern and Central Western Australia
A high pressure system south of SA extends a ridge over the southern parts of
WA. The ridge will weaken and move further east today ahead of a moderate cold
front that will reach the Southwest Capes early Monday morning and move through
the South West Land Division during the day. A cold and gusty, showery westerly
flow will then continue across the south for the remainder of the week, with a
ridge developing through the Gascoyne.
Forecast for the rest of Sunday 2 July
Light showers possible about the eastern Eucla coast. Light showers over the
far northeastern Kimberley, clearing this morning. Showers developing about the
Southwest Capes in the evening, extending to west of Harvey to Pemberton by
late evening. Chance of morning frost over inland South West Land Division,
western and northern Goldfields, southeast Gascoyne, inland Eucla and South
Interior. Windy morning over the north of the State.
Forecast for Monday 3 July
Showers southwest of a line Dongara to Katanning to Bremer Bay, extending north
and east through remaining parts of the South West Land Division during the day
and reaching far southwestern parts of the Gascoyne and Goldfields by evening.
Chance of gusty thunderstorms west of Eneabba to Collie to Mount Barker. Chance
of morning frost over the northern Goldfields, inland Gascoyne, inland Central
West, northern Goldfields, far southeast Pilbara and South Interior. Windy
about the southwest coast.
Forecast for Tuesday 4 July
Showers over the South West Land Division, western and southern Gascoyne,
Goldfields and western Eucla. Showers more frequent about the west and south
coasts with gusty winds. Chance of gusty thunderstorms about the South West.
Possible hail south of Margaret River to Hopetoun. Chance of morning frost over
the northeast Gascoyne, southeast Pilbara and northern South Interior. Windy
over western and southern parts of the South West Land Division.
Forecast for Wednesday 5 July
Showers over the South West Land Division, southern Gascoyne, Goldfields and
southern Eucla. Showers more frequent about the southwest and south coasts with
gusty winds. Possible hail about the south coast between Augusta and Israelite
Bay. Windy in the south.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:30 pm WST Sunday.
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