South West Weather
South West Forecast
Thursday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely from late this morning. Winds N 30 to 45 km/h shifting SW 20 to 30 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 11.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the south, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h turning N/NW 25 to 30 km/h in the morning.
Saturday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the morning. Patchy morning fog in the northwest. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h tending W 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon.
Sunday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. Snow possible above 1100 metres. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h.
South West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||1||10||70%||1-5mm||High||NNW 11||94||WNW 17||76|
||8||13||90%||1-5mm||Nil||WNW 33||80||W 39||69|
|Windy with showers
||7||12||80%||5-10mm||Nil||NW 34||79||W 40||71|
||4||12||70%||1-5mm||Slight||NNW 14||82||W 20||72|
||4||11||80%||1-5mm||Slight||NW 28||83||W 36||71|
||2||6||80%||1-5mm||Moderate||NNW 15||87||W 17||85|
||3||11||70%||1-5mm||Moderate||NNW 17||89||W 28||73|
||1||10||70%||1-5mm||Moderate||NNW 11||91||WNW 17||73|
||3||12||90%||1-5mm||Moderate||NW 16||90||W 25||80|
||6||13||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 28||79||WSW 34||68|
||6||13||90%||1-5mm||Nil||WNW 25||81||W 35||69|
||5||13||90%||1-5mm||Slight||WNW 24||83||W 34||70|
||3||8||80%||-||Moderate||NW 24||93||W 28||89|
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