West Coast Weather
West Coast Forecast
Wednesday Humid. Mostly clear. Winds SE 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the late evening.
Thursday Very hot and humid. Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers east of Ceduna, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm from the late morning. Local heavy falls with thunderstorms. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h turning S/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the late morning.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the coast in the morning and early afternoon. Winds S/SW 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 30 km/h before tending S/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the day.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower west of Nullarbor. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming S/SE 20 to 30 km/h during the day.
Sunday Humid. Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers west of Nullarbor, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/SW during the day then tending SE/SW during the afternoon.
West Coast Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||16||28||50%||1-5mm||Nil||SE 20||67||SSE 20||50|
||14||28||40%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 20||62||-||-|
||14||32||30%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 23||64||SE 13||22|
||16||26||60%||1-5mm||Nil||SE 24||76||SE 23||61|
||13||33||30%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 20||64||SE 13||21|
Authorities are growing frustrated with people continuing to drive across fast-moving creek crossings, as hundreds of millimetres of rain swells river catchments across WA's north.
A national scientific agency says Queensland's UV index so far this summer is higher than in previous years.
Residents have described chaotic scenes in the streets of Mudgee as the town was battered by damaging winds today.