Friday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the west, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h.
Saturday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the west, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h tending SW 25 to 35 km/h early in the morning then becoming light in the early afternoon.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Patches of frost in the south in the early morning. Areas of fog in the north in the early morning. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the west in the evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning.
Monday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers in the west, high (70%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 1200 metres. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 45 km/h before tending W/NW 25 to 35 km/h during the morning.
Tuesday Cloudy. Patches of morning frost in the east. Very high (90%) chance of showers in the west, high (70%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 900 metres. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h turning SW 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon.
Central Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||0||7||70%||1-5mm||High||W 13||88||WSW 13||72|
||-2||6||60%||< 1mm||Severe||WSW 21||91||WSW 24||76|
As the mercury plummets across South Australia ahead of winter, coastal properties are preparing for the inevitable storm surges.
Perth has not recorded any rainfall so far this month.
A Western Australian Government official says "our eyes widened" when the new administration faced federal-state cooperative issues tackling the state's storm recovery after months of damaging weather.