West & Sth Coast Weather
West & Sth Coast Forecast
Saturday Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Snow possible above 1000 metres in the far south. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h.
Sunday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain north of Strahan, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 1000 metres in the far south. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the morning.
Monday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 1100 metres. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h in the morning.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Slight (30%) chance of a shower north of Strahan in the morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Medium (40%) chance of showers north of Strahan, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds NE 15 to 25 km/h.
West & Sth Coast Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||5||8||40%||< 1mm||Slight||E 36||72||ENE 35||70|
||0||8||20%||< 1mm||High||E 9||87||ENE 9||71|
||3||10||40%||< 1mm||Moderate||ENE 26||81||ENE 19||66|
||2||11||50%||< 1mm||Moderate||E 9||81||E 6||62|
||0||7||30%||< 1mm||High||ENE 16||90||ENE 21||76|
||4||12||40%||< 1mm||Slight||E 6||84||ESE 5||64|
||6||10||30%||-||Nil||ENE 11||76||ENE 10||68|
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