West & Sth Coast Weather
West & Sth Coast Forecast
Friday Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of rain, becoming less likely late this afternoon and evening. Snow falling above 700 metres late. The chance of a thunderstorm. Possible hail during this afternoon and evening. Winds N/NW 40 to 55 km/h shifting S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 11 and 15. Low-Moderate.
Saturday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 700 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm about higher ground in the afternoon and early evening. Possible hail. Winds S 25 to 35 km/h.
Sunday Cloudy. Patches of morning frost about higher ground. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Snow possible above 800 metres. Winds S/SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the evening.
Monday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Snow possible above 1300 metres. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h turning N/NW 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
West & Sth Coast Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||6||10||80%||1-5mm||Nil||S 32||72||S 41||68|
|Snow tending to rain
||-1||4||80%||1-5mm||Severe||S 30||93||SSW 32||84|
||3||11||90%||1-5mm||Slight||S 21||90||S 29||75|
||5||13||80%||1-5mm||Slight||S 21||75||S 30||61|
Victoria and Tasmania won't have time to recover from damaging winds this morning, with rain threatening to cause flooding across both states in the next 24 hours.
Hundreds of Victorians have been left without power as strong winds batter the state, with gusts of more than 100 kilometres per hour recorded at Melbourne airport.
Smoke blanketing Sydney this morning gave a face to a typically invisible phenomenon in our atmosphere, known as a temperature inversion.