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West & Sth Coast Weather

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Wed 14:56 EST
Current Warnings
 

West & Sth Coast Forecast

  • Wednesday Clear. Winds NE 15 to 25 km/h.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Morning frost. Slight (30%) chance of showers near the coast. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds N/NE 20 to 30 km/h.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers north of Strahan, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 1300 metres. Winds N 20 to 30 km/h.

  • Saturday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 1000 metres. Winds N 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the day.

  • Sunday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Snow falling above 900 metres. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the day.

Issued Wed 16:26 EST

West & Sth 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 %
Thunderstorms
6 10 90% 1-5mm Nil NW 30 77 SW 41 74
Possible shower
3 10 80% 5-10mm Slight SSW 9 81 SSW 12 69
Thunderstorms
3 8 90% 1-5mm Moderate WSW 24 88 WSW 26 74
Showers easing
4 9 50% 5-10mm Slight WNW 11 82 W 14 72
Thunderstorms
2 8 90% 1-5mm Moderate WNW 15 96 SSW 23 81
Showers
5 10 80% 1-5mm Slight WNW 12 90 NE 21 78
Thunderstorms
3 10 90% - Moderate SE 9 84 SSW 13 71
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Weather News

Senator changes mind and says sorry to people of Tennant Creek about weather radar closure

16:53 EST

When the Tennant Creek weather radar was closed last week, Senator for the Northern Territory, Nigel Scullion, released a statement saying the radar was no longer viable.

Patchy clouds with a chance of excitement for Game III

12:46 EST

Origin Game III, the decider, is on tonight at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane.

Agriculture Minister Joyce defends White Paper's drought loans, R&D spend and lack of inland rail plan

11:06 EST

Agriculture Minister Barnaby Joyce says he is sympathetic to the concerns of drought-affected farmers about concessional loans, but has made no commitment to change the controversial schemes any time soon.