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WA
Tue 16:02 WST
Current Warnings
 

Southwest Forecast

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers, most likely during this afternoon and evening. Gusty winds near the S coast during this evening. Light winds becoming N 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending NW 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures around 18.

  • Wednesday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers, most likely in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning. Gusty winds in the S. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h turning W 25 to 40 km/h during the morning then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching around 17.

  • Thursday Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming N 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then tending NW 25 to 40 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching around 18.

  • Friday Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm with possible hail in the afternoon and evening. Winds W/NW 25 to 35 km/h tending W/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching between 13 and 16.

Issued Mon 21:00 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 %
Possible thunderstorm
10 17 90% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
11 19 90% 1-5mm Nil WNW 19 85 W 21 69
Possible thunderstorm
11 18 90% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
14 18 70% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
13 18 90% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
8 17 90% 1-5mm Nil WNW 11 97 W 16 70
Possible thunderstorm
10 18 90% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
11 16 90% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
11 17 70% < 1mm Nil WNW 21 86 W 21 67
Possible thunderstorm
11 17 80% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
10 17 80% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
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18:04 EST

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Murray-Darling Basin: Angry communities call for inquiry after Four Corners pumping revelations

15:39 EST

Broken Hill's Mayor has joined other angry community leaders in calling for an inquiry into the operation of the Murray-Darling Basin Plan.