Tuesday Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the coast. Winds W 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Wednesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers near the south coast, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southwest in the evening. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day.
Thursday High (70%) chance of showers in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h tending W/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers near the Southwest Capes, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Areas of morning frost in the north. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southwest in the evening. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then tending N/NW 25 to 35 km/h during the day.
Saturday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. A thunderstorm likely in the morning. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h turning W/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon.
Southwest Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||7||18||80%||5-10mm||Nil||NNE 10||78||NNW 20||65|
||2||18||80%||1-5mm||Moderate||NNE 4||87||NNW 12||58|
||9||18||80%||5-10mm||Nil||NNE 12||79||NNW 23||60|
A Goldfields land sailor says he has broken the world land sailing record for the mini land yacht category, reaching a new speed of 110 kilometres an hour.
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