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Northwest Coast Weather

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Thu 05:02 EST
Current Warnings
 

Northwest Coast Forecast

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Very high chance of showers, becoming less likely late this afternoon and evening. Snow falling above 800 metres. A thunderstorm likely. Possible hail. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Very high chance of showers and hail in the west, medium chance elsewhere, falling as snow above 400 metres. Isolated thunderstorms in the west in the morning. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Morning frost in the east. High chance of showers in the west, medium chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 400 metres early and rapidly rising during the day. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending W/SW during the day.

  • Sunday Cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the evening. Snow possible above 1000 metres. Light winds.

Issued Wed 19:40 EST

Northwest Coast Weather Forecasts

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Showers
6 13 40% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
8 12 90% 5-10mm Nil WNW 56 65 WNW 46 72
Possible shower
5 13 40% < 1mm Slight WNW 37 73 WNW 34 64
Possible shower
5 9 50% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
8 12 90% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
5 11 40% < 1mm Slight WNW 22 74 WNW 22 63
Possible thunderstorm
5 12 40% 5-10mm Slight - - - -
Thunderstorms clearing
3 13 40% 1-5mm Moderate - - - -
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Weather News

Climate change not the full story when it comes to above average winter temperatures

06:33 EST

Temperatures across southern Queensland and northern NSW have been up to 13 degrees Celsius above the August maximum on a number of days this week, and while climate change may the words on everyone's lips, it is not the whole story.

Damaging winds and flooding threaten South Australia

21:12 EST

It's going to be a windy 24 hours in South Australia as the second cold front of the week crosses the state's south.

Winter warmth strikes eastern states

18:07 EST

Parts of Queensland and New South Wales experienced their highest August temperature in eight years today.