Monday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming SW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 20 to 25. Low-Moderate.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late evening.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming SW 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the east, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds.
Central Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||8||21||60%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 8||74||W 14||46|
||6||22||30%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 12||59||W 20||40|
Perth hit a scorching 40.4 degrees Celsius on day one of a heatwave that is expected to last for at least five days.
After a wet start to the year, southeastern Australia is drying out, beginning its driest spell in about two months.
Around 20 cars became partially submerged after falling through a temporary car park established on Wisconsin's frozen Lake Geneva on Saturday local time.