West Coast Weather
West Coast Forecast
Thursday Partly cloudy. A slight to medium (40%) chance of showers, clearing by evening. Winds N/NW 25 to 35 km/h shifting S/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 19.
Friday Cloudy. The chance of morning fog. Patches of light morning frost south of Streaky Bay. Medium (50%) chance of rain, most likely from the late morning. Light winds becoming N/NE 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then tending N/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the evening.
Saturday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of rain. Winds NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending SE 25 to 35 km/h during the morning.
Sunday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning. Winds S 25 to 35 km/h turning W/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon.
West Coast Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||5||17||80%||1-5mm||Slight||N 12||100||WSW 14||69|
||1||14||90%||5-10mm||High||NNE 5||100||NW 19||83|
||6||15||80%||10-20mm||Nil||NE 12||100||WNW 20||75|
||6||18||90%||5-10mm||Nil||NNE 9||95||WNW 15||60|
||7||16||90%||5-10mm||Nil||NNE 12||97||NW 15||64|
||5||19||60%||1-5mm||Slight||NNE 15||100||NW 23||67|
||9||17||80%||5-10mm||Nil||NNE 12||95||NW 14||71|
||4||15||90%||10-20mm||Slight||NNE 11||100||NW 16||71|
The impact of the drought is expected to be the main theme as Queensland's bush councils hold a major conference today.
Southeastern Australia may be feeling the chill but the country's north is beginning to bake, in near-record July heat in some places.
An unusual weather pattern is bringing storms to Western Australia's Mid West, Gasgoyne and Goldfields today, with residents warned to brace for damaging winds and possible flash flooding.