West Coast Weather
West Coast Forecast
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower west of Nullarbor, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds SE 20 to 30 km/h.
Sunday Very hot and mostly sunny, ahead of a cooler change in the far west late afternoon, extending eastwards to reach Port Lincoln to Tarcoola late evening. Slight (20%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm west of Nullarbor. Areas of raised dust west of Ceduna morning and early afternoon. Winds E/NE 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 45 km/h before shifting SW 25 to 35 km/h from the W during the afternoon.
Monday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower south of Streaky Bay. Winds SW 25 to 35 km/h turning S 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon and evening.
Tuesday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming W/SW 25 to 35 km/h during the morning then tending S/SW 25 to 40 km/h during the afternoon.
West Coast Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||17||24||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 25||71||SSW 32||54|
||18||24||30%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 27||68||WSW 30||40|
||17||24||5%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 25||63||SW 27||33|
||16||23||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 25||74||SSW 29||49|
||18||25||5%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 21||67||SW 29||31|
Cyclone Debbie strengthens to cat 2 on way to probable cat 4 as it continues towards Queensland coast
A cyclone off northern Queensland has intensified to a category two and could reach category four by the time it crosses the coast somewhere between Cardwell and Bowen, near Townsville, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) has warned.
The Bureau of Meteorology has off the coast of Queensland.
Tropical Cyclone Debbie is strengthening quickly on its journey to make landfall, likely between Lucinda and Proserpine on Monday or Tuesday.