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Thu 21:42 EST
Current Warnings
 

Central Forecast

  • Thursday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain or snow, becoming less likely later tonight. Winds NW 30 to 45 km/h turning W/SW 25 to 35 km/h in the evening.

  • Friday Cloudy. Areas of morning frost in the east. High (80%) chance of showers or snow in the west, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h turning N/NW 25 to 40 km/h in the afternoon.

  • Saturday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers or snow, most likely in the morning. Possible hail in the late morning and afternoon. Winds N/NW 30 to 45 km/h turning W 25 to 40 km/h early in the morning then tending NW 25 to 35 km/h in the evening.

  • Sunday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers or snow. Winds NW 25 to 40 km/h increasing to 35 to 50 km/h during the morning then turning W 25 to 40 km/h during the afternoon.

  • Monday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of snow showers, most likely in the morning. Possible hail in the morning and afternoon. Winds W/SW 25 to 40 km/h.

Issued Thu 16:25 EST

Central Weather Forecasts

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Possible shower
-1 5 90% 10-20mm Severe WNW 9 88 NW 16 72
Showers
-2 4 90% 10-20mm Severe W 16 98 NW 23 84
Snow showers
-5 2 90% 5-10mm Severe W 13 95 NW 23 78
Showers
-2 7 90% - Severe W 17 88 NW 23 67
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Storm warning for parts of southern WA extended to Perth metropolitan area

23:34 EST

An unusual weather pattern is bringing storms to parts of southern Western Australia, with residents in the Central West, Lower West, Great Southern and Central Wheatbelt districts told to brace for damaging winds and possible flash flooding.

Winter winds bring a chill to Melbourne

16:43 EST

While northern parts of the country have experienced unseasonably warm temperatures, winter is business as usual in the south.

Grantham flood inquiry: Former quarry owner says western embankment natural, not manmade

16:15 EST

The former owner of the Grantham quarry that allegedly contributed to the fatal 2011 flood has said the western embankment beside the quarry was a natural landmark and not manmade.