South West Weather
South West Forecast
Monday Patchy morning frost. A mostly sunny morning but cloud increasing in the west during the afternoon and evening. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the west late this afternoon and evening. Winds NE 15 to 20 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures around 13.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost about the ranges. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the west, most likely in the morning. Winds NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning fog in the south. Light winds.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning fog. Slight (20%) chance of a shower about the ranges, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds.
South West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||10||16||60%||1-5mm||Nil||E 13||86||ESE 16||77|
||7||15||40%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 24||100||ESE 31||81|
||4||11||60%||1-5mm||Slight||SSE 15||98||SE 8||88|
||5||16||70%||1-5mm||Slight||ESE 13||93||SE 17||73|
||5||16||70%||< 1mm||Slight||ESE 9||100||ESE 13||78|
||7||16||80%||1-5mm||Nil||E 8||92||ESE 12||76|
||7||16||50%||< 1mm||Nil||E 12||100||E 16||85|
For most of Australia's frost-prone areas the frost season has started later than any other year since 2007 but now it has arrived with a shudder.
Although temperatures across the southern states have been more seasonal over the recent days, temperatures along the eastern seaboard have remained quite balmy.
Water is flowing into outback Lake Eyre, but somewhat differently from past flooding of the remote saltpan, travel guide Rex Ellis says.