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Current Warnings
 

Southwest Forecast

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers near the south coast. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures around 16. Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 2 [Low].

  • Sunday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the south, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Light winds.

  • Monday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the southwest, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Light winds.

  • Tuesday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the south, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds.

Issued Sat 05:00 WST

Southwest 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
12:10 WST
SE 17 22 14.3 6.4 13.0 59 4 0.0 -
12:10 WST
SSE 22 28 16.1 6.8 16.1 54 6 0.0 -
12:10 WST
SE 15 20 14.9 8.2 13.9 64 3 0.0 1027.1
12:10 WST
SE 17 20 - - - - - - -
12:10 WST
E 26 30 14.5 11.9 12.7 84 2 1.0 1027.7
12:10 WST
ESE 15 17 16.6 9.5 16.6 63 4 0.0 1026.8
12:10 WST
SSW 9 11 14.6 6.9 14.3 60 3 0.0 -
09:00 WST
- 0   5.0 5.0 5.0 100 1 0 -
12:10 WST
SSE 15 20 12.4 8.1 10.9 75 2 0.0 1027.2
12:10 WST
SE 17 20 12.9 12.3 11.3 96 1 0.0 1027.5
12:00 WST
SE 11 17 12.2 10.6 11.1 90 1 0.0 -
10:30 WST
SE 13 - 9.0 6.9 7.0 87 1 0.0 -
12:10 WST
ESE 9 11 13.7 10.7 13.2 82 1 0.0 1027.5
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