Friday Partly cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain in the south, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm, with possible heavy falls in the west. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h tending SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon then tending E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 18 and 29.
Saturday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning and early afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and early afternoon. Heavy falls exceeding 50 mm possible. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h.
Monday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the far south, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h turning E 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.
Goldfields Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||5||13||10%||< 1mm||Slight||ESE 12||75||SE 12||50|
||7||15||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 26||72||ESE 19||44|
||8||15||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 26||66||ESE 23||45|
||7||15||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 23||83||ESE 21||52|
||1||14||10%||< 1mm||High||SE 6||87||S 12||58|
||10||18||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 27||74||ESE 25||43|
||4||17||5%||< 1mm||Slight||ESE 26||95||ESE 25||45|
A low pressure system which has drenched Perth, the South West and parts of the Wheatbelt has farmers rejoicing.
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.