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WA
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 %
Cloudy
-1 13 90% 1-5mm Severe NW 6 90 WNW 14 60
Possible shower
2 15 90% 1-5mm Moderate NE 1 89 WNW 9 60
Possible shower
4 15 90% 1-5mm Slight NNE 5 82 WNW 14 59
Possible shower
7 16 90% 1-5mm Nil WNW 14 81 WNW 26 72
Possible shower
8 16 90% 1-5mm Nil NNE 5 74 W 18 68
Cloud increasing
-3 14 90% < 1mm Severe Calm 93 WSW 7 55
Possible shower
1 15 90% < 1mm Moderate NNE 4 82 WNW 12 55
Late shower
3 13 90% 1-5mm Moderate NW 8 80 WNW 17 62
Possible shower
5 15 90% 1-5mm Slight Calm 79 WNW 12 58
Possible shower
2 14 80% 1-5mm Moderate NW 10 86 WNW 19 64
Possible shower
7 15 80% 5-10mm Nil WNW 16 72 WNW 27 63
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