South West Weather
South West Forecast
Friday Becoming cloudy. Patches of light frost near the Grampians early this morning. Patchy fog early this morning. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely during this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then turning E/SE in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures around 14.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the early morning. Winds S 15 to 20 km/h turning SW 15 to 25 km/h in the late morning and early afternoon.
Sunday Cloudy. Areas of morning frost in the north. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the Otways, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds.
Monday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the Otways, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds.
South West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||8||14||20%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 4||72||N 8||59|
||5||13||5%||< 1mm||Slight||NW 22||91||WNW 25||62|
||1||8||10%||< 1mm||High||NW 8||94||NNW 2||73|
||3||13||10%||< 1mm||Moderate||NNW 9||87||NNW 11||60|
||4||14||10%||< 1mm||Slight||NW 7||90||N 6||64|
||7||14||10%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 3||77||N 8||58|
||7||14||10%||< 1mm||Nil||NW 7||91||N 11||69|
Melbourne has had its coldest day since last September, with heavy rain and flurries in Alpine areas.
For those among us wanting to balance out our participation in Earth Hour, the Vivid Light, Music and Ideas Festival opens in Sydney this on Friday.
Australia's Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) has released modelling showing the latest El Nino cycle is over, but could now lead to a wet winter after a devastating 14 months of drought and famine across the Pacific.