Saturday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely late this afternoon and evening. A thunderstorm likely near the south coast during this evening. Damaging winds possible late this afternoon and evening. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h turning NW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then increasing to 25 to 40 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures around 16.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and early afternoon. Gusty winds and possible hail. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h tending SW in the morning then becoming light in the evening.
Monday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost inland. Medium (50%) chance of showers near the south coast, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Light winds.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the Southwest Capes, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon.
Southwest Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||5||17||40%||< 1mm||Slight||NE 15||77||NNE 17||53|
|Frost then sunny
||2||16||40%||< 1mm||Moderate||NE 8||78||NNE 12||44|
||6||16||30%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 14||79||NNE 20||65|
South Australian River Murray irrigators have seen their second water allocation increase within a month.
Southeastern Australia is in for a wooly few days next week as forecast models begin to jump on the cut-off low bandwagon.
A report by Hydro Tasmania has found a cloud seeding operation carried out in June did not increase rainfall in the hours before major flooding.