South West Weather
South West Forecast
Wednesday Becoming cloudy. Areas of fog in the east early this morning. Very high (95%) chance of rain, most likely this evening. Rain heavy at times this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the west later tonight. Winds N 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 30 to 45 km/h in the morning then turning NE 35 to 50 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 18.
Thursday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain in the early morning, then high (90%) chance of showers for the remainder of the day. Snow falling above 1100 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds NE 35 to 50 km/h turning N/NW 30 to 45 km/h early in the morning.
Friday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 1100 metres. Heavy falls possible in the west. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h shifting SW 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon.
Saturday Mostly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the morning. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the afternoon then becoming N 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
South West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||12||19||90%||5-10mm||Nil||N 30||75||NNW 26||71|
||11||21||90%||5-10mm||Nil||NNW 30||76||N 36||66|
||7||16||90%||5-10mm||Nil||NNE 30||79||N 27||75|
||11||21||90%||5-10mm||Nil||N 24||71||N 32||61|
||10||22||90%||5-10mm||Nil||N 23||78||N 29||63|
||12||18||90%||5-10mm||Nil||N 22||78||NNW 24||70|
||12||20||90%||5-10mm||Nil||N 28||75||N 30||65|
Some flights are set to resume to and from Bali in the wake of a volcanic ash cloud which has during the Australian school holiday period.
Wild weather is expected to hit South Australia over the next couple of days, with gale-force winds due to reach the west coast from about midday.
Forbes has been declared a natural disaster zone after the region was hit by flooding over the weekend.