West Coast Weather
West Coast Forecast
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning fog west of Ceduna. Slight (20%) chance of a shower south of Streaky Bay. Light winds becoming W/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then shifting E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 19 and 22.
Thursday Cloudy. The chance of morning fog east of Ceduna. High (80%) chance of rain west of Ceduna, slight (30%) chance of a shower elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm west of Ceduna. Heavy falls exceeding 30 mm possible west of Ceduna. Winds E 20 to 30 km/h turning S/SE 25 to 35 km/h in the late morning and early afternoon then decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h turning SW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.
Saturday Partly cloudy. The chance of morning fog south of Streaky Bay. Slight (30%) chance of a shower, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending S/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the day.
West Coast Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||5||23||40%||1-5mm||Slight||NE 17||69||NNE 18||42|
||4||20||30%||< 1mm||Slight||NNE 8||88||NNW 8||53|
||5||22||40%||1-5mm||Nil||NE 16||62||N 14||34|
||8||26||50%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 25||68||NNE 24||37|
||4||22||40%||1-5mm||Slight||NE 16||63||N 12||34|
The heaviest august rain in decades turned central Australia into an eerie place this week, causing waterfalls and thick fog.
An impending rain event scheduled for the opening days of spring continues the pattern of wet weather which has gripped eastern Australia during winter.
Residents of Alice Springs have woken to thick fog blanketing the streets and cloaking the East MacDonnell Ranges.