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Southwest Slopes Forecast

  • Saturday Hot. Sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south this afternoon. Light winds becoming E 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 35 to 41.

  • Sunday Hot. Mostly sunny day. The chance of a thunderstorm near the Victorian border in the late afternoon and evening. Winds NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending NE/SE in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching 34 to 41.

  • Monday Hot. Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower/thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds NW/NE 20 to 30 km/h tending W/NW during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to the low 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 33 to 40.

  • Tuesday Hot. Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NW during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching 32 to 38.

Issued Fri 18:15 EST

Southwest Slopes Weather Forecasts

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
17 33 90% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
21 35 60% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Showers increasing
14 23 70% 5-10mm Nil ENE 10 79 NE 9 65
Possible shower
17 34 90% 10-20mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
20 35 90% 1-5mm Nil ENE 13 60 NE 11 40
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