Northwest Coast Weather
Northwest Coast Forecast
Wednesday Clear. Winds SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.
Friday Sunny. Light winds becoming NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then tending SE/SW in the evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Patchy morning fog in the far west. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the far west in the morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon.
Sunday Mostly sunny morning. The chance of morning fog in the west. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 20 km/h during the day then turning W/SW during the afternoon.
Northwest Coast Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||9||20||30%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 10||71||NW 17||56|
||9||16||20%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 22||80||SW 30||66|
||7||19||30%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 9||80||NW 22||60|
||7||19||30%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 9||75||WSW 14||55|
||8||17||20%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 13||81||SW 18||67|
||7||21||20%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 5||68||NW 16||47|
||7||19||30%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 11||79||WSW 16||58|
||7||20||30%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 10||78||WNW 16||58|
The dry season through Tasmania's midlands, east coast and south-east is becoming a serious situation according to Coal Valley farmer, Justin Nichols.
The weather bureau says the month of September was the third driest on record in Australia.
Children in remote areas of Papua New Guinea are dying as a result of food shortages caused by frost and worsening drought, villagers say.