Severe weather predicted for parts of WATuesday May 7, 2013 - 14:48 EST
The Bureau of Meteorology is warning severe weather conditions could cause widespread damage in parts of WA as two fronts approach the state.
The bureau is predicting winds similar to a category two cyclone from Perth through to Albany tomorrow.
The storm is expected to bring conditions seen only seen every four or five years in the south-west.
A separate system is forecast to hit the state's north-west tonight.
Heavy rain and thunderstorms are forecast for between Exmouth and Geraldton and will move to the Gascoyne and Goldfields tomorrow.
Emergency services are urging people to prepare their homes for the severe weather.
© ABC 2013
More breaking news
A smoke haze across Perth from prescribed burns has prompted an alert from the Department of Parks and Wildlife.
It has been more than two weeks since floodwaters inundated parts of Myrtleford in Victoria, but there is still some cleaning up to do.
Victoria and Tasmania won't have time to recover from damaging winds this morning, with rain threatening to cause flooding across both states in the next 24 hours.