West & Sth Coast Weather
West & Sth Coast Forecast
Saturday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely during this afternoon and early evening. The chance of a thunderstorm early this morning. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h turning W 20 to 30 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s. High.
Sunday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds W/NW 30 to 45 km/h.
Monday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. Snow possible above 1300 metres. Winds NW 25 to 40 km/h increasing to 55 km/h before turning W/SW 25 to 40 km/h during the evening.
Tuesday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow possible above 1000 metres. Winds SW 25 to 40 km/h decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h during the evening.
West & Sth Coast Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
|Windy with showers
||11||16||70%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 36||69||WSW 42||55|
||6||11||80%||1-5mm||Nil||SW 28||100||SW 23||71|
||9||17||90%||1-5mm||Nil||WSW 24||79||WSW 29||47|
||13||19||60%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 21||68||SW 25||49|
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