South West Weather
South West Forecast
Monday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain, becoming less likely later this evening. The chance of hail and thunder. Winds W 40 to 60 km/h decreasing to 25 to 40 km/h in the late evening.
Tuesday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely from the late morning. Snow falling above 800 metres. Possible hail. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late afternoon and evening. Winds W/NW 25 to 35 km/h tending N/NW 30 to 45 km/h in the morning then tending W/NW 30 to 40 km/h in the evening. Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 2 [Low].
Wednesday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers near the Otways and about the coast, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 1100 metres. Winds W/SW 25 to 40 km/h tending W/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the late morning and afternoon.
Thursday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h.
Friday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the evening.
South West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||10||15||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 25||84||NW 23||79|
||9||15||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 30||91||NW 33||88|
||5||8||50%||1-5mm||Slight||NNW 21||95||NNW 17||97|
||9||14||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 21||90||NNW 25||81|
||9||15||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 18||93||NW 19||85|
||9||15||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 19||86||NW 20||78|
||10||16||90%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 24||93||NW 23||90|
Train services between Brighton and Seaford south of Adelaide have been cancelled due to damage caused by severe weather.
After significant snow-melt, the Alps of NSW and VIC are experiencing daily snowfall.
A "fairly active" cold front is heading towards Melbourne and is expected to cause problems on the road during the evening peak hour.