Perth weather: more rain, gusty winds expected today

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PERTH residents can expect more rain and gusty winds after an overnight deluge in some areas.

The Bureau of Meteorology has predicted up to 35mm of rain could hit Perth this morning, with gusty winds of up to 45km/h possible.

However, it’s not all bad news – the showers and gusty winds are likely to ease this afternoon and into the evening.

More than 20mm of rain was recorded in most major centres around Perth over the last 24 hours – with Mandurah measuring 24.6mm and Bickley second with 24.2mm.

The Bureau of Meteorology is predicting an overnight low of 7C before a top tomorrow of 18C.

There is a 40 per cent chance of rain tomorrow.

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