West & Sth Coast Weather
West & Sth Coast Forecast
Friday Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely this evening. Snow falling above 300 metres. Winds S 25 to 35 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 4 and 9.
Saturday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the far south, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 600 metres during the morning. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending S/SE 20 to 30 km/h in the morning.
Sunday Cloudy. Areas of morning frost about higher ground. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the far south, most likely in the morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Snow possible above 900 metres. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h tending E 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon.
Monday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Slight (20%) chance of a shower north of Strahan. Near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds.
West & Sth Coast Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||6||10||90%||1-5mm||Nil||ESE 34||82||SE 37||75|
||2||12||60%||1-5mm||Moderate||E 10||82||E 12||61|
||2||12||80%||1-5mm||Moderate||SSE 15||82||SSW 22||65|
||3||12||10%||1-5mm||Moderate||SE 8||80||S 13||66|
||2||10||80%||1-5mm||Moderate||E 16||93||ESE 22||76|
||5||12||80%||1-5mm||Slight||SE 7||88||S 17||71|
||6||15||80%||-||Nil||E 10||68||ESE 12||51|
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Canberrans have endured a much harsher winter than any in the past decade.
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