Southwest Slopes Weather
Southwest Slopes Forecast
Sunday Cloudy. Areas of morning fog. Very high (90%) chance of rain, becoming less likely late this afternoon and evening. Snow developing above 1300 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north this morning. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h shifting S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 7 and 15.
Monday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers near the Victorian border, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 900 metres. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then turning SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon.
Tuesday Becoming cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the evening. Snow possible above 700 metres. Light winds becoming W 15 to 20 km/h during the morning.
Wednesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the south, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 500 metres. Winds W/NW 25 to 35 km/h increasing to 40 km/h before turning SW 25 to 35 km/h during the afternoon.
Southwest Slopes Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||0||9||90%||1-5mm||High||W 21||88||W 23||79|
||2||8||90%||1-5mm||Moderate||W 19||90||W 22||84|
|Windy with snow
||-5||-1||90%||1-5mm||Severe||W 24||94||W 21||93|
||0||7||90%||5-10mm||High||WNW 14||93||W 15||79|
||-1||9||80%||1-5mm||Severe||W 18||99||W 24||83|
Areas of rain rolled across southern New South Wales yesterday and into early this morning, bringing some of the best August rainfall in several years for some places.
With another earthquake of 5.7 magnitude being recorded today near off the southern Queensland coast, meteorologists and oceanographers are keeping a wary eye on the potential for tsunamis.
A series of strong cold fronts which are moving in quick succession over southeastern parts of Australia threaten to bring low level snow over the coming days to parts of Tasmania.