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Tue 10:15 WST
Current Warnings
 

Southwest Forecast

  • Tuesday Cloudy. Areas of fog through inland parts early this morning. Very high (near 100%) chance of showers, most likely during the morning and afternoon. The chance of thunderstorms near the south coast this evening. Gusty winds and possible hail during this evening. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h shifting SW in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures between 15 and 18.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the south, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm near the south coast in the early morning. Gusty winds and possible hail. Winds SW 20 to 30 km/h turning S early in the morning then decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon.

  • Thursday Cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the southwest, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h during the day.

  • Friday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Winds W 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning.

Issued Tue 05:00 WST

Southwest Weather Forecasts

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Showers
8 17 90% 5-10mm Nil NW 13 94 SW 18 82
Showers
11 19 90% 1-5mm Nil WNW 7 96 WSW 22 78
Showers
11 18 90% 1-5mm Nil WNW 18 87 SSW 25 82
Showers
13 18 90% 5-10mm Nil WNW 32 73 SSW 29 77
Showers
14 18 90% 1-5mm Nil WNW 27 73 SSW 33 82
Showers
7 18 90% 1-5mm Nil N 2 100 W 14 73
Showers
11 19 90% 1-5mm Nil WNW 13 83 WSW 20 73
Showers
11 16 90% 5-10mm Nil NW 16 88 SSW 18 86
Showers
12 17 90% 1-5mm Nil NNW 14 86 SSW 20 78
Possible thunderstorm
10 17 90% 5-10mm Nil NW 18 89 SSW 18 85
Possible thunderstorm
12 18 90% 10-20mm Nil WNW 25 73 SSW 21 77
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Agriculture Minister Barnaby Joyce says he is sympathetic to the concerns of drought-affected farmers about concessional loans, but has made no commitment to change the controversial schemes any time soon.

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12:17 EST

Federal Government efforts to entice grain growers into insuring against disasters have failed to impress farmers.