South West Weather
South West Forecast
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, becoming less likely this afternoon. Possible hail during the morning and afternoon. Winds W/SW 30 to 45 km/h, easing to 20 to 30 km/h tonight. Daytime maximum temperatures around 16. High.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning and afternoon. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h tending SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening.
Saturday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the south, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming W/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming SW 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon.
South West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||12||18||30%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 17||69||WSW 19||61|
||9||20||50%||< 1mm||Nil||W 15||71||SW 21||42|
||6||19||10%||< 1mm||Nil||S 16||69||SW 14||35|
||8||22||50%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 15||63||SSW 18||35|
||8||21||60%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 12||71||SW 17||40|
||11||18||20%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 14||67||WSW 18||57|
||11||18||40%||< 1mm||Nil||W 15||73||SSW 22||57|
Newcastle locals hoping for a morning swim ahead of a sweltering day have been left disappointed, with vandals emptying the city's ocean baths.
A severe weather warning is in place for damaging winds up to 90 kilometres per hour in Canberra today.
High winds overnight in Victoria kept the State Emergency Service (SES) busy with 700 calls for help across the state.