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Southwest Weather

WA
Thu 10:00 WST
Current Warnings
 

Southwest Forecast

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, becoming less likely later this morning. The chance of a thunderstorm this morning. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures around 17.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost in the northeast. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the evening. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h turning SW 15 to 20 km/h during the day.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning and afternoon. Light winds.

Issued Thu 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 %
Mostly sunny
4 17 30% < 1mm Slight - - - -
Mostly sunny
7 19 30% < 1mm Nil NE 10 82 NNE 7 57
Possible shower
7 18 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
11 18 40% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
10 18 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
3 18 30% < 1mm Moderate NE 4 91 NE 6 54
Mostly sunny
5 17 30% < 1mm Slight - - - -
Mostly sunny
5 17 30% < 1mm Slight - - - -
Possible shower
7 18 40% < 1mm Nil NE 7 87 NNE 10 57
Mostly sunny
6 16 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
8 17 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
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