NW Slopes & Plains Weather
NW Slopes & Plains Forecast
Tuesday Mostly clear. The chance of showers on the southern slopes, falling as snow above 1100 metres later tonight. The chance of thunderstorms on the southern slopes later tonight. Winds SW 25 to 35 km/h.
Wednesday Sunny. Winds SW 25 to 35 km/h.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Patches of frost on the southern slopes early in the morning. Winds SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn.
Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog and patches of frost on the southern slopes in the morning. Medium chance of showers on the slopes, slight chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the day.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h turning E 15 to 25 km/h during the day.
NW Slopes & Plains Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||7||18||40%||-||Nil||E 12||75||NE 8||56|
||2||22||50%||< 1mm||Moderate||E 9||70||WSW 7||41|
||8||24||30%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 13||65||NE 11||37|
||5||23||50%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 8||65||W 6||41|
||8||24||20%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 16||56||E 11||24|
||9||26||30%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 13||64||ENE 11||36|
||7||23||50%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 13||68||SE 11||31|
||5||23||20%||< 1mm||Nil||E 10||62||NNE 8||39|
||4||24||50%||< 1mm||Slight||E 7||61||N 5||38|
||5||22||50%||1-5mm||Slight||E 10||61||NW 12||32|
||7||24||30%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 15||67||ENE 9||34|
||3||18||50%||< 1mm||Slight||E 8||69||ENE 6||50|
The Southwest Land Division is starting spring as winter ended, wet, helping grain crops recover after a drier-than-normal winter The Southwest Land Division dried out during August then picked up reasonable rain at the end of the month and is about to get spring off to a wet start, giving grain farmers some hope.
Broadacre crop growers in the Mallee region of South Australia and Victoria could be able to minimise losses from severe frost if they get more decent rain.
The latest bushfire outlook has warned of a heightened risk of fires across South Australia this summer.