South West Weather
South West Forecast
Tuesday Cloudy. Areas of frost inland this morning. High (80%) chance of showers in the south, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 800 metres. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h turning W 25 to 35 km/h during the afternoon and evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 11.
Wednesday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Snow falling above 900 metres. Possible hail in the southeast in the late morning and afternoon. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h turning SW in the late morning.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. Snow possible above 1100 metres. Winds SW 20 to 30 km/h tending S/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost about the ranges. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Light winds.
South West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||-1||10||60%||1-5mm||Severe||NW 12||83||WNW 20||66|
||7||12||90%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 22||76||WNW 37||74|
|Windy with showers
||6||11||90%||5-10mm||Nil||WNW 29||84||WNW 40||79|
||3||12||90%||1-5mm||Moderate||NNW 13||78||NW 20||70|
||3||10||90%||1-5mm||Moderate||NW 26||76||WNW 38||69|
||-1||5||90%||1-5mm||High||NW 17||86||WNW 19||81|
||2||11||90%||1-5mm||Moderate||NW 15||85||WNW 29||70|
||-1||10||60%||1-5mm||Severe||WNW 12||80||WNW 20||66|
||2||11||90%||1-5mm||Moderate||NW 15||88||WNW 25||79|
|Windy with showers
||5||13||90%||5-10mm||Slight||NW 24||82||WNW 33||68|
||5||12||90%||1-5mm||Slight||WNW 16||81||WNW 30||72|
||5||12||90%||1-5mm||Slight||WNW 21||81||WNW 32||73|
||2||7||90%||-||Moderate||WNW 19||100||WNW 27||94|
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