Central North Weather
Central North Forecast
Thursday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain. Winds NW 35 to 50 km/h tending W 20 to 30 km/h in the late evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. The chance of fog in the early morning. Areas of morning frost. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the evening. Snow possible above 600 metres early then gradually rising. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light early in the morning then NW 25 to 35 km/h later in the morning.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers in the morning. Snow falling above 600 metres. Winds NW 30 to 45 km/h tending W/NW 25 to 35 km/h in the morning.
Sunday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 600 metres. Winds NW 30 to 45 km/h.
Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Snow possible to low levels. Possible hail in the morning and afternoon. Winds W/NW 25 to 35 km/h tending W/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then tending W/NW during the afternoon.
Central North Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||3||11||90%||1-5mm||Moderate||NNW 24||89||W 31||65|
||2||10||90%||1-5mm||Moderate||WNW 32||86||W 39||65|
||5||11||90%||5-10mm||Slight||WNW 46||78||W 44||77|
||2||10||90%||1-5mm||Moderate||NW 32||76||W 30||71|
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.
While northern parts of the country have experienced unseasonably warm temperatures, winter is business as usual in the south.
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.