Northwest Coast Weather
Northwest Coast Forecast
Tuesday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 400 metres, rising to above 1000 metres during the day. The chance of a thunderstorm in the W early this morning with gusty winds and possible hail. Winds W 30 to 45 km/h tending NW 25 to 40 km/h in the middle of the day then increasing to 35 to 50 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 6 and 11. Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 1 [Low].
Wednesday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the early morning. Snow falling above 1000 metres during the morning. Areas of morning frost in the east. Winds NW/SW 35 to 55 km/h becoming SW 30 to 45 km/h before dawn then turning W 25 to 40 km/h in the morning.
Thursday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the west, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h.
Friday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the west, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h increasing to 30 to 45 km/h during the day then turning SW 25 to 35 km/h during the afternoon.
Northwest Coast Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||9||13||90%||5-10mm||Nil||NNW 40||77||WNW 40||81|
||9||15||90%||5-10mm||Nil||NNW 25||90||NW 29||83|
||5||11||90%||10-20mm||Slight||NNW 14||87||NW 20||80|
The first two months of winter have been particularly warm and wet, but that hasn't prevented extremely cold events.
Cunnamulla in far south-west Queensland has had its fair share of bad press in recent years.
A flood watch is current in the Mount Lofty Ranges near Adelaide as another cold front approaches the region.