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Current Warnings
 

Central Forecast

  • Friday Mostly sunny. Morning frost. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures between 9 and 13.

  • Saturday Sunny. Fog in the south in the early morning. Areas of morning frost. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 3 and 1 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 10 and 13.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning fog in the north. Areas of morning frost. Slight chance of a shower in the north, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h tending N/NE during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 1 and 3 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 10 and 15.

  • Monday Cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the west, slight chance elsewhere. Winds N 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 10 and 14.

Issued Thu 19:40 EST

Central Weather Forecasts

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Thunderstorms
2 8 80% 10-20mm Moderate WNW 10 82 W 10 77
Showers
0 6 80% 10-20mm High - - - -
Late thunder
-1 6 80% 5-10mm High WNW 20 92 W 23 79
Showers
1 8 80% 10-20mm High - - - -
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Weather News

Severe weather warning issued as destructive cold front hits southern WA

23:06 EST

Heavy rain has soaked Perth and surrounds as the first strong cold front of the season batters the southern half of the state, with damaging winds of up to 125 kilometres per hour predicted overnight.

Tourists and feral animals flock to Lake Eyre as floodwaters end 1,000km journey

18:11 EST

Rain that fell ago in north west Queensland has finally hit South Australia's Lake Eyre, attracting tourists and feral animals not seen there in years.

Wild night in the west

16:47 EST

Perth's run of warm and dry weather will come to an abrupt end tonight when one of Western Australia's strongest cold front so far this year reaches the state's west coast.