Saturday Cloudy. The chance of fog early this morning. Very high (95%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and early afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm during the morning and afternoon. Winds N 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then turning W 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 18.
Sunday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers near the south coast, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the early morning. Possible hail in the morning. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h tending SW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.
Monday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers with the chance of a thunderstorm, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Possible hail near the south coast in the afternoon and evening. Winds NW 15 to 20 km/h turning SW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.
Tuesday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the south coast. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SE during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon.
Southwest Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||1||17||5%||< 1mm||High||NE 10||76||ENE 10||48|
||6||18||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 6||74||SSW 4||53|
||5||17||5%||< 1mm||Slight||ENE 15||78||NE 10||49|
||9||17||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 18||77||E 10||50|
||9||16||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 21||82||NE 11||58|
||2||18||5%||< 1mm||Moderate||NE 4||75||ENE 6||40|
||4||17||5%||< 1mm||Slight||ENE 12||70||ENE 10||48|
||3||16||5%||< 1mm||Moderate||NE 10||74||ENE 9||51|
||5||17||5%||< 1mm||Slight||ENE 3||84||ENE 2||53|
||6||16||30%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 10||70||ENE 10||53|
||8||16||30%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 13||74||E 9||53|
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