Friday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain in the south, most likely during this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south with possible heavy falls during this afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending W/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 22 to 29.
Saturday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the south, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southeast in the early morning. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h turning S/SE during the afternoon and evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Winds E/SE 20 to 30 km/h.
Monday Partly cloudy. Winds E 25 to 35 km/h.
Gascoyne Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||15||28||20%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 19||48||SSE 15||35|
||16||25||20%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 23||64||ESE 12||45|
||13||28||20%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 23||41||ESE 13||21|
||9||21||30%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 27||39||ENE 22||19|
||9||20||30%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 26||52||ENE 22||34|
||9||22||30%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 25||55||ENE 18||31|
||8||19||30%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 22||62||ENE 21||41|
Weather forecasters are predicting snow across Tasmania over the weekend and possible snow in Hobart for the first time since 1986.
Strengthening El Nino to reduce rainfall in northern and south-east Australia but wetter conditions for Western Australia
The Bureau of Meteorology has confirmed the El Nino pattern is strengthening in the Pacific and is likely to persist into next year.
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.