West Coast Weather
West Coast Forecast
Tuesday Mostly clear. Winds S/SE 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Wednesday Becoming cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. Thunderstorms likely during the afternoon and evening. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h shifting W/NW 25 to 40 km/h in the morning then tending SE/SW 35 to 50 km/h in the evening.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower east of Ceduna in the early morning. Winds SW 25 to 35 km/h turning S 25 to 30 km/h in the late morning and afternoon then decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Friday Cloud clearing. Light winds becoming S/SE 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon.
Saturday Sunny. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending SE/SW during the day then tending S/SE 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon.
West Coast Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||21||39||30%||< 1mm||Nil||N 24||41||WSW 28||41|
||17||38||40%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 18||39||WNW 24||22|
||20||36||50%||< 1mm||Nil||N 24||31||WNW 26||17|
||22||37||60%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 25||43||SW 30||39|
||19||42||50%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 22||32||WNW 27||15|
Top End residents are unlikely to be relieved of the oppressive hot and humid build up conditions until Christmas, because the rain-bringing La Niña weather pattern is unlikely to eventuate in coming months, the Bureau of Meteorology has warned.
An international tourist has died and a woman has been injured after being hit by lightning while camping at Mt Warning, on the NSW north coast, police say.
The opening week of summer has been a hot and thundery mix in New South Wales and there is more to come.