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Current Warnings
 

Southwest Forecast

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the Southwest Capes, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and early afternoon. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h turning SW 25 to 40 km/h during the morning and early afternoon then decreasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the late afternoon.

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the south coast. Light winds.

  • Tuesday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. Light winds becoming W/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending S/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon.

Issued Sat 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 %
Showers easing
14 20 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Showers easing
17 22 5% < 1mm Nil WSW 31 54 WSW 34 51
Showers easing
16 22 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Showers easing
14 20 50% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Showers easing
15 22 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Showers
14 20 5% < 1mm Nil WSW 21 63 WSW 24 50
Showers easing
14 21 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Showers
13 18 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Showers easing
14 21 50% < 1mm Nil W 34 58 WSW 36 53
Windy with showers
13 18 80% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Windy with showers
15 20 80% < 1mm Nil - - - -
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