Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of rain in the west, most likely later this evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds.
Friday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain in the south, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Heavy falls exceeding 40 mm possible in the south. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h shifting S/SE in the late afternoon.
Saturday Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Heavy falls exceeding 50 mm possible. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h turning S 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Sunday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers near the coast, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Light winds.
Monday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning and afternoon. Light winds.
Eucla Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||8||15||40%||-||Nil||S 12||71||S 13||61|
||7||15||40%||< 1mm||Nil||W 13||75||SW 19||70|
||4||17||40%||1-5mm||Slight||S 15||85||SW 17||60|
||5||15||5%||< 1mm||Slight||SSW 17||77||SSW 19||60|
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.
While northern parts of the country have experienced unseasonably warm temperatures, winter is business as usual in the south.
The former owner of the Grantham quarry that allegedly contributed to the fatal 2011 flood has said the western embankment beside the quarry was a natural landmark and not manmade.