Great Southern Weather
Great Southern Forecast
Thursday Mostly clear. Light winds.
Friday Mostly sunny. Areas of frost in the early morning. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then tending N in the late afternoon.
Saturday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the west, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the west in the early morning. Winds N 15 to 25 km/h turning W 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning and afternoon. Light winds.
Monday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost in the northwest. Light winds.
Great Southern Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||7||14||10%||< 1mm||Nil||S 9||86||SSW 11||64|
||4||16||20%||< 1mm||Slight||SE 3||96||SE 4||64|
Melbourne has had its coldest day since last September, with heavy rain and flurries in Alpine areas.
For those among us wanting to balance out our participation in Earth Hour, the Vivid Light, Music and Ideas Festival opens in Sydney this on Friday.
Australia's Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) has released modelling showing the latest El Nino cycle is over, but could now lead to a wet winter after a devastating 14 months of drought and famine across the Pacific.