West & Sth Coast Weather
West & Sth Coast Forecast
Monday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a light shower in the far south, most likely later tonight. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NW 25 to 35 km/h turning W 20 to 30 km/h during the day. Low-Moderate.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Winds W 30 to 45 km/h turning SW 25 to 40 km/h during the morning then decreasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the early afternoon.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the evening. Light winds becoming NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon then tending NE/SE during the evening.
Friday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming S/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the day.
West & Sth Coast Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||11||14||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 20||82||WSW 27||76|
||6||9||80%||1-5mm||Nil||ESE 19||100||SW 22||93|
||9||15||90%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 12||90||WSW 23||72|
||12||20||70%||1-5mm||Nil||SSE 8||80||SW 20||67|
Less than three weeks into 2017, the desert town of Tennant Creek in the NT is already just 89 millimetres shy of reaching its average yearly rainfall, with the unusual downpour said to be leading to an influx of creepy crawlies.
Rain has continued to fall in parts of Central Australia, ensuring the current greenery continues.
The Great Northern Highway has been closed between Fitzroy Crossing and Halls Creek, as rivers rise across northern Western Australia following a week of steady rain.