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Southwest Forecast

  • Thursday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm late this afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming N 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures around 18.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southwest in the early morning. Light winds.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers near the south coast, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the southwest, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.

Issued Thu 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 %
Possible shower
8 19 50% < 1mm Nil NNW 6 100 WNW 10 74
Clearing shower
11 20 50% < 1mm Nil W 1 100 WNW 8 85
Possible thunderstorm
11 19 50% < 1mm Nil WNW 6 100 W 11 79
Possible thunderstorm
13 19 70% < 1mm Nil WNW 10 92 W 13 79
Possible thunderstorm
13 19 50% < 1mm Nil WSW 11 100 W 13 83
Late shower
7 20 50% < 1mm Nil Calm 100 W 7 67
Clearing shower
10 20 50% < 1mm Nil N 5 100 WNW 11 72
Possible shower
11 18 50% 1-5mm Nil NNW 8 98 W 11 79
Possible thunderstorm
11 19 70% < 1mm Nil WSW 2 94 SW 7 77
Possible thunderstorm
11 19 80% 1-5mm Nil NNW 10 94 W 13 76
Possible thunderstorm
12 19 80% < 1mm Nil NW 14 91 W 15 78
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