West & Sth Coast Weather
West & Sth Coast Forecast
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the far south, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning. Light winds becoming SW 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Low-Moderate.
Friday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning, tending W/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day.
Saturday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h turning W 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon.
Sunday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h turning NW 20 to 30 km/h during the evening.
West & Sth Coast Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||10||14||60%||1-5mm||Nil||S 40||70||S 45||59|
|Windy with showers
||3||9||80%||1-5mm||Slight||SSW 35||100||SSW 30||73|
||8||16||70%||1-5mm||Nil||SSW 26||78||S 33||47|
||10||16||70%||1-5mm||Nil||S 29||76||S 34||57|
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