South West Weather
South West Forecast
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower early this evening, with possible hail in the east. Winds SW 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Thursday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. Winds SW 15 to 20 km/h turning W during the morning and early afternoon.
Friday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h.
Saturday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Winds W 15 to 20 km/h tending SW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Patchy morning fog in the north. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the coast. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.
South West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||10||15||50%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 26||70||SSW 20||66|
||5||14||50%||1-5mm||Slight||SW 18||89||SW 22||69|
||4||10||60%||< 1mm||Slight||SW 17||88||SW 15||76|
||4||13||40%||< 1mm||Slight||SW 15||87||SSW 19||64|
||4||14||60%||< 1mm||Slight||SW 12||91||SW 15||68|
||8||13||50%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 16||76||SSW 19||63|
||7||15||80%||1-5mm||Nil||SSW 19||84||SSW 23||67|
Parts of Victoria have already received almost double the average rainfall this month, and some areas have recorded the wettest April in 16 years.
New Zealanders are bracing for a week of wild weather.
The skies above New South Wales farms have been filled with smoke in recent weeks as growers burn a huge load of dry stubble left over from last year's record crop yields.