South West Weather
South West Forecast
Friday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, becoming less likely later this evening. Winds W 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Saturday Patchy morning fog. Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the late afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming N 25 to 40 km/h in the morning then tending NW 25 to 35 km/h in the late evening. Sun protection 12:00pm to 1:30pm, UV Index predicted to reach 3 [Moderate].
Sunday Patchy morning fog. Mostly sunny although cloud increasing later. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely at night. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h before dawn then turning N 15 to 25 km/h during the day.
Monday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, with possible hail in the evening. Snow lowering to 800 metres and above later in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h turning W/SW during the morning.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon with possible hail. Snow possible above 800 metres. Winds SW 25 to 35 km/h.
South West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||8||15||90%||1-5mm||Nil||N 24||93||N 32||71|
||7||14||70%||< 1mm||Nil||N 24||100||N 40||79|
||4||9||70%||1-5mm||Slight||NNE 18||100||N 25||87|
||7||14||70%||1-5mm||Nil||N 22||97||N 34||70|
||7||15||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NNE 14||100||N 27||75|
||8||15||90%||1-5mm||Nil||NNE 20||93||N 30||67|
||8||15||90%||1-5mm||Nil||N 20||100||N 32||81|
|Windy with showers
South Australian River Murray irrigators have seen their second water allocation increase within a month.
Southeastern Australia is in for a wooly few days next week as forecast models begin to jump on the cut-off low bandwagon.
A report by Hydro Tasmania has found a cloud seeding operation carried out in June did not increase rainfall in the hours before major flooding.