Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the far southwest coast. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the east. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northeast in the morning and afternoon. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h tending NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h early in the morning.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the far southwest coast. Winds S/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers near the far southwest coast in the morning. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming S/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon.
Monday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the far northeast. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northeast in the afternoon and evening. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h.
Gascoyne Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||14||23||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 14||60||SSE 18||60|
||12||22||50%||1-5mm||Nil||SSW 11||59||S 11||44|
||11||20||10%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 8||69||WSW 14||47|
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.