Weather Warnings - Sheep Graziers Warning

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

Warning to Sheep Graziers

for Lower West, South West, South Coastal, South East Coastal, Great Southern and Central Wheat Belt forecast districts

Issued at 05:22 AM WST on Friday 30 July 2021

Warning to Sheep Graziers for the following areas:
Lower West, South West, South Coastal, South East Coastal, Great Southern and Central Wheat Belt forecast districts
Sheep graziers are warned that cold temperatures, showers and westerly winds are expected during Friday and Saturday. Areas likely to be affected include the South West, South Coastal and Great Southern forecast districts and parts of the Lower West, South East Coastal and Central Wheat Belt forecast districts. There is a risk of losses of lambs and sheep exposed to these conditions.

The next warning will be issued by 11:00 am WST Friday.
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