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Lower Western Forecasts

Sun
Mon
Tue
Wed
Thu
Fri
Sat
30
Oct 1
2
3
4
low
5
low
6
7
8
low
9
low
10
low
11
med
12
med
13
14
15
low
16
low
17
18
19
low
20
low
21
22
low
23
24
25
low
26
med
27
Chance of rainfall within district
nil
< 25%
low
25% to 50%
med
50% to 75%
high
≥ 75%

Issue Notes

The hemispheric long wave pattern has been relatively fast moving in recent weeks. There are six main troughs. Currently the most significant troughs are near the longitudes of the Indian Ocean, Western Australia, eastern Australia, the south Pacific, the southeast Pacific, and the Atlantic Ocean.
Summary:
Over southern and eastern Australia the cold front events with potential to bring widespread rain are now expected about 9 October to 13 October, 23 October to 27 October, and 30 October to 3 November. Rain events originating in the tropics and moving south are possible about 26 October to 30 October, and 31 October to 4 November.
Over Western Australia the strongest cold fronts should occur about 8 October to 12 October, 24 October to 28 October, and 1 November to 5 November.

Issued Sep 29
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