Upper South East Weather
Upper South East Forecast
Wednesday Partly cloudy. The chance of fog early this morning. Winds N 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures around 13.
Thursday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of rain in the morning, increasing to a medium (60%) chance of showers in the afternoon. Possible small hail south of Keith in the evening. Winds N 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 30 to 45 km/h in the morning then shifting SW in the late afternoon.
Friday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h turning NW 30 to 35 km/h during the morning.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower, most likely in the morning. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h becoming light during the afternoon then becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Upper South East Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||4||14||60%||< 1mm||Slight||N 15||84||NNW 22||50|
||6||14||30%||< 1mm||Nil||N 23||82||NNW 22||60|
||4||13||60%||< 1mm||Slight||N 16||86||N 21||56|
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