South West Weather
South West Forecast
Sunday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 900 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm in the west early this evening. Possible hail later this evening. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h.
Monday Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Snow falling above 700 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late afternoon and evening. Possible hail in the evening. Heavy falls exceeding 30 mm possible near the coast. Winds W/NW 25 to 40 km/h tending N/NW 45 to 65 km/h in the middle of the day then turning W 40 to 60 km/h in the late afternoon. Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 2 [Low].
Tuesday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely from the late morning. Snow falling above 800 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south in the late afternoon and evening. Possible hail. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h turning NW 20 to 30 km/h early in the morning.
Wednesday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the south, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h turning W/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then tending W/NW during the afternoon.
Thursday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h.
South West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||8||15||80%||1-5mm||Nil||N 19||90||N 25||76|
||6||13||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 19||98||N 32||79|
||3||9||80%||1-5mm||Moderate||NNE 13||100||N 18||91|
||6||14||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NNE 17||96||N 29||73|
||5||14||70%||1-5mm||Slight||N 11||100||N 21||78|
||7||15||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NNE 14||90||N 22||75|
||7||15||70%||1-5mm||Nil||N 16||99||N 25||83|
An Australian-first portable temporary flood barrier designed by a group of Brisbane university students for a competition will go into production.
After unseasonable mid-winter warmth winter has returned in a hurry to both eastern and western Australia as temperatures drop by as much as 15 degrees in 24 hours.
A cold front has brought damaging wind gusts to parts of Victoria with more on the way.