Friday Mostly sunny. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southeast. Winds NW/NE 20 to 30 km/h tending NW/SW in the early afternoon then becoming SW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Medium (50%) chance of showers near the far southwest coast, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southeast in the morning and early afternoon. Light winds becoming W/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day then tending W/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the southwest in the morning. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.
Monday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the far southwest coast in the morning. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the day.
Gascoyne Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||11||22||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 23||61||SSW 31||47|
||13||21||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 20||70||SSE 20||48|
||16||25||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 16||47||SSE 16||22|
||8||22||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 15||52||SW 12||24|
||10||20||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 10||61||SW 13||32|
||8||22||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 14||66||S 16||26|
||8||21||30%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 6||60||SSW 16||30|
A moisture laden southerly flow directed by an East Coast Low interacted with an upper cold pool over parts of Victoria yesterday producing persistent and heavy showers.
Canberrans have endured a much harsher winter than any in the past decade.
Papua New Guinea's prime minister Peter O'Neill says he may review a recent ban on importing Australian fruit and vegetables into the country.