West Coast Weather
West Coast Forecast
Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of rain east of Ceduna, becoming less likely this afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm during the morning and afternoon. Winds NW/NE 25 to 35 km/h tending W/NW 25 to 40 km/h in the middle of the day then tending NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers south of Streaky Bay, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm east of Ceduna in the late morning and afternoon. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h turning W 25 to 40 km/h in the late morning then decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers south of Streaky Bay, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds W 15 to 20 km/h shifting SE 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon.
Thursday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of rain west of Ceduna, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm west of Ceduna in the afternoon. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h turning S 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
West Coast Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||8||20||50%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 20||69||WNW 31||61|
||7||19||80%||1-5mm||Nil||N 16||99||WNW 31||75|
||9||20||70%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 22||74||WNW 30||52|
||7||20||30%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 25||82||W 33||53|
||9||21||70%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 21||76||WNW 28||52|
The final rainband of the season is sweeping across South Australia today, but the heaviest rain is going to fall where it shouldn't.
Farmer confidence in Tasmania has dropped to a three-year low off the back of major flooding in the state's north and retrospective cuts to milk prices.
Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) staff from across the country have begun a fortnight of industrial action following failed negotiations over pay and conditions.