Southern Coastal Weather
Southern Coastal Forecast
Thursday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm later this evening. Light winds.
Friday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Heavy falls exceeding 40 mm possible in the west. Winds NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending SE 20 to 30 km/h in the morning.
Saturday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the early morning. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h tending S 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.
Sunday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. Light winds.
Monday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. Light winds.
Southern Coastal Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||8||17||50%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 5||83||SE 15||59|
||7||16||20%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 5||87||SSE 9||58|
||6||16||20%||< 1mm||Nil||N 9||91||ESE 13||61|
||6||16||50%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 7||83||E 11||55|
||5||15||50%||< 1mm||Slight||NE 8||90||ENE 12||61|
||6||16||50%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 8||82||ENE 12||56|
||6||16||20%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 7||82||ENE 12||49|
||5||15||50%||< 1mm||Slight||NE 8||92||E 13||63|
||6||16||20%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 7||78||ENE 7||52|
An unusual weather pattern is bringing storms to parts of southern Western Australia, with residents in the Central West, Lower West, Great Southern and Central Wheatbelt districts told to brace for damaging winds and possible flash flooding.
While northern parts of the country have experienced unseasonably warm temperatures, winter is business as usual in the south.
The former owner of the Grantham quarry that allegedly contributed to the fatal 2011 flood has said the western embankment beside the quarry was a natural landmark and not manmade.