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South West Forecast

  • Thursday Becoming cloudy this afternoon. High (80%) chance of showers in the southwest, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 23 to 29.

  • Friday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning. Light winds becoming SW 25 to 35 km/h in the morning.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SE during the afternoon.

  • Sunday Sunny. Winds E/SE and light increasing to 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon.

Issued Thu 05:40 EDT

South West 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 %
Late shower
8 29 90% 10-20mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
13 19 90% 10-20mm Nil ESE 28 67 SE 23 60
Late shower
13 19 90% 10-20mm Nil - - - -
Late shower
9 25 90% 10-20mm Nil - - - -
Late shower
9 25 90% 10-20mm Nil SE 21 72 SE 24 34
Late shower
7 25 90% 10-20mm Nil SE 19 61 NNE 5 23
Late shower
8 27 90% 5-10mm Nil ESE 23 64 E 14 23
Late shower
8 29 90% 10-20mm Nil - - - -
Late shower
7 27 90% 10-20mm Nil ESE 14 72 ESE 13 30
Showers increasing
12 21 90% 10-20mm Nil - - - -
Late shower
12 19 90% 10-20mm Nil ESE 20 69 SE 21 54
Late shower
10 22 90% 10-20mm Nil SE 19 70 SE 22 47
Late shower
9 23 90% - Nil - - - -
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