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West & Sth Coast Forecast

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, becoming less likely later this evening. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h turning NW in the evening.

  • Wednesday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the morning and early afternoon. Winds NW 25 to 40 km/h turning N/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening. Low-Moderate.

  • Thursday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain, with possible heavy falls north of Strahan in the early morning. Snow falling above 1000 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds NE 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 25 to 40 km/h in the morning then shifting W/SW 30 to 45 km/h in the late morning and early afternoon.

  • Friday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 900 metres. Winds SW 25 to 35 km/h.

  • Saturday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds W/NW 25 to 35 km/h.

Issued Tue 16:25 EDT

West & Sth Coast Weather Forecasts

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Windy with showers
10 16 50% 1-5mm Nil NW 43 87 NW 54 75
Cloud increasing
9 20 70% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
3 12 90% 5-10mm Slight NNW 26 100 NW 24 88
9 19 20% 10-20mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
8 19 80% 1-5mm Nil NW 26 95 NW 35 62
11 20 90% 1-5mm Nil NNW 22 82 NW 28 64
Possible shower
10 22 80% - Nil - - - -
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