NW Pastoral Weather
NW Pastoral Forecast
Thursday Partly cloudy. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. Morning fog south of Coober Pedy. Slight (30%) chance of rain south of Woomera in the evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending N/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of rain south of Coober Pedy. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h tending W/NW 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then tending SE/SW in the evening.
Sunday Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of rain south of Coober Pedy in the morning. Winds S 25 to 35 km/h.
Monday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower south of Woomera, most likely during the morning. Winds SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the evening.
NW Pastoral Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||7||24||60%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 7||67||NNW 16||31|
||9||26||5%||< 1mm||Nil||E 12||68||N 20||25|
||9||26||5%||< 1mm||Nil||N 8||47||N 15||23|
||8||18||90%||-||Nil||NE 7||86||NW 14||58|
||5||24||60%||< 1mm||Slight||ENE 5||64||NNW 16||29|
||5||24||20%||< 1mm||Slight||NNE 6||94||NNW 16||35|
||7||22||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 7||79||NNW 18||33|
An unusual weather pattern is bringing storms to parts of southern Western Australia, with residents in the Central West, Lower West, Great Southern and Central Wheatbelt districts told to brace for damaging winds and possible flash flooding.
While northern parts of the country have experienced unseasonably warm temperatures, winter is business as usual in the south.
The former owner of the Grantham quarry that allegedly contributed to the fatal 2011 flood has said the western embankment beside the quarry was a natural landmark and not manmade.