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Southwest Weather

WA
Thu 16:00 WST
Current Warnings
 

Southwest Forecast

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of rain in the afternoon and evening. Gusty winds in the afternoon. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h turning NW 25 to 35 km/h in the late morning and early afternoon.

  • Saturday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and early afternoon. Gusty winds and possible hail. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h turning SW 25 to 40 km/h early in the morning.

  • Sunday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. Winds S 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.

  • Monday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Winds S 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the day.

Issued Thu 16:25 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 %
Showers
6 14 40% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Showers
7 16 40% 1-5mm Nil WSW 11 86 WSW 18 67
Showers
9 16 40% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Showers
11 15 50% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Showers
10 16 40% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Showers
6 15 40% 1-5mm Nil WNW 5 89 WSW 13 66
Showers
7 16 40% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Showers
7 14 40% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Showers
9 16 50% < 1mm Nil WSW 14 85 SW 19 65
Possible shower
7 14 90% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
8 15 90% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
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NSW weather: Bystanders 'watched helplessly' as 72yo man swept away by floodwaters

12:58 EST

A friend of a man feared drowned in floodwaters near Kyogle has told of "helplessly watching" the 72-year-old as he clung to a tree before being swept downstream.