West Coast Weather
West Coast Forecast
Friday Cloudy. Morning fog. Medium (50%) chance of rain, most likely during this afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 20 to 30 km/h tending N/NW 25 to 40 km/h in the middle of the day then tending NW/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 17 and 25.
Saturday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain. Winds S/SW 20 to 25 km/h tending S/SE 25 to 35 km/h before dawn.
Sunday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of rain in the morning. Winds S 25 to 35 km/h turning W/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the day.
Monday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SW during the day then becoming light during the evening.
West Coast Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||8||17||80%||1-5mm||Nil||SE 18||100||SSE 26||74|
||5||14||90%||1-5mm||Slight||SSE 10||100||SE 14||73|
||8||15||80%||1-5mm||Nil||SE 22||100||SE 21||74|
||8||16||90%||5-10mm||Nil||SE 12||100||SSE 17||74|
||9||14||90%||1-5mm||Nil||SE 14||99||SE 18||73|
||9||17||90%||5-10mm||Nil||SE 23||100||SSE 34||74|
||11||16||80%||5-10mm||Nil||SE 19||99||SE 24||78|
||8||14||90%||1-5mm||Nil||SSE 15||100||SE 18||78|
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.