South West Weather
South West Forecast
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the southeast, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. Patchy morning fog in the west. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the late afternoon and evening. Light winds.
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|
||9||14||90%||5-10mm||Nil||NW 7||79||ENE 14||71|
||6||14||70%||1-5mm||Nil||WNW 23||97||W 20||67|
||2||8||90%||5-10mm||Moderate||W 11||100||N 6||88|
||4||13||90%||5-10mm||Slight||NNW 13||91||N 15||85|
||4||14||90%||1-5mm||Slight||NW 9||96||E 7||69|
||7||14||90%||5-10mm||Nil||NNW 5||84||NE 14||77|
||7||15||90%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 11||95||E 12||76|
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.