Northwest Coast Weather
Northwest Coast Forecast
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the far west early this evening. Winds SW 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Very high (90%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h shifting N/NE 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then tending N/NW 25 to 40 km/h in the evening. Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 2 [Low].
Sunday Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers in the early morning. Snow falling above 1000 metres. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h decreasing to 20 to 30 km/h early in the morning then turning N/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon.
Monday Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 1000 metres. Winds N 15 to 25 km/h shifting SW during the morning.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the evening. Snow falling above 700 metres. Winds SW 25 to 40 km/h.
Northwest Coast Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||7||12||80%||1-5mm||Nil||SW 45||69||WSW 42||73|
||5||12||50%||< 1mm||Slight||WSW 23||75||WSW 26||65|
||2||10||60%||1-5mm||Moderate||WSW 16||70||WSW 20||63|
A Rockhampton cathedral damaged when tropical cyclone Marcia crossed the Central Queensland coast 18 months ago is now being repaired.
A dangerous trough and cold front is approaching south-west Western Australia, the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) has warned.
Most of Hobart's Myer store could be open within days but it faces "devastating" stock losses and damage, manager Peter Monachetti says.