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Great Southern Forecast

  • Monday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers in the east, medium chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and early afternoon. Gusty winds and possible small hail. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h turning W 25 to 40 km/h early in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 14 and 17.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower in the southwest in the morning and afternoon. Areas of frost in the north in the early morning. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 4 with daytime temperatures reaching around 17.

  • Wednesday Cloudy. High chance of showers in the west, medium chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming W 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 7 with daytime temperatures reaching around 17.

  • Thursday Cloudy. High chance of showers. Light winds becoming W 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 7 with daytime temperatures reaching around 17.

Issued Sun 21:00 EST

Great Southern 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 %
Heavy showers
12 14 60% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Rain
12 14 80% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Rain
12 15 80% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Windy with showers
10 14 60% < 1mm Nil WNW 18 88 W 28 61
Wind and rain increasing
12 13 80% 1-5mm Nil WNW 21 90 W 30 60
Clearing shower
11 17 60% 1-5mm Nil WNW 19 95 W 30 57
Possible shower
8 14 50% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Wind and rain increasing
10 15 70% 1-5mm Nil WNW 21 93 W 31 58
Heavy showers
11 14 40% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Clearing shower
11 14 70% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Clearing shower
5 14 60% < 1mm Slight W 16 94 WSW 23 63
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