Wet start to autumn in southwest WA
Saturday February 27, 2021 – 12:58 EDT
Showers and thunderstorms will characterise much of the next week across the South West Land Division with a month’s worth of rain possible in some places – accumulating over just a few days.
A low pressure trough will deepen and gain moisture across the region enhanced by a pool of upper cold air and warm waters along the west coast. The showery activity will kick off over coastal regions on Monday and spread to eastern parts during the day. Storms will be confined to northern parts of the region, mainly the Central West district. Rain should continue and affect the remainder of WA’s southwest…