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Current Warnings
 

South West Forecast

  • Thursday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers near the Otways, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.

  • Friday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of light showers. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h.

  • Saturday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h tending SW 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.

  • Sunday Cloudy. Patchy morning fog. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Light winds.

  • Monday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h shifting SW 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon.

Issued Thu 16:15 EST

South West Observations

Latest Observations
Station
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
15:00 EST
SE 19   12.0 6.2 10.0 68 3 0 1023.8
19:20 EST
SW 19 30 6.1 6.0 2.6 99 1 0.6 -
19:20 EST
W 28 33 14.5 11.3 12.5 81 2 0.0 1023.2
19:20 EST
WNW 22 31 13.0 10.4 11.0 84 2 1.6 1022.3
19:20 EST
WNW 9 13 11.5 10.6 10.6 94 1 1.4 1024.0
19:20 EST
WNW 9 11 11.9 10.8 11.1 93 1 0.4 -
19:20 EST
WNW 9 9 10.6 8.4 9.5 86 1 0.0 1024.3
19:20 EST
NW 9 9 11.4 10.3 10.5 93 1 0.0 -
19:20 EST
WSW 26 31 4.4 4.2 -0.4 99 1 0.2 -
19:20 EST
W 15 17 10.1 8.5 8.0 90 1 0.0 -
19:20 EST
NW 11 13 11.9 10.9 10.7 94 1 0.4 -
19:00 EST
W 11 17 13.4 - 12.6 - - - 1023.2
19:20 EST
W 15 17 12.7 10.8 11.2 88 1 2.6 1023.5
19:20 EST
NW 17 19 10.8 9.9 8.7 94 1 - 1023.2
19:20 EST
WSW 4 4 11.3 8.7 10.4 84 1 0.2 -
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