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Current Warnings
 

South West Forecast

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Patchy fog in the northwest early this morning. Medium (40%) chance of showers near the Otways, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures around 12.

  • Sunday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the south, medium (60%) chance elsewhere, mainly in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming W/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.

  • Monday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. Light winds.

  • Tuesday Cloudy. Areas of fog and frost in the east in the morning. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds N 15 to 20 km/h turning W/NW 15 to 25 km/h during the day.

Issued Sat 05:40 EST

South West Observations

Latest Observations
Station
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
06:00 EST
ESE 19   7.5 6.4 4.4 93 1 0 1018.1
07:00 EST
SW 22 33 1.3 1.2 -3.9 99 1 4.6 -
07:00 EST
NE 17 26 9.2 4.4 6.7 72 2 3.6 1018.1
07:06 EST
SSW 28 46 9.2 1.9 5.7 60 4 4.2 1017.0
07:00 EST
- 0 2 6.4 6.3 6.4 99 1 0.6 1018.6
07:00 EST
W 4 6 7.1 6.4 7.1 95 1 3.0 1018.9
07:07 EST
WNW 7 9 5.0 4.3 3.3 95 1 1.8 1018.4
07:00 EST
WNW 9 13 5.8 5.8 3.8 100 1 1.6 1018.2
07:00 EST
WSW 22 43 -0.1 -0.2 -5.7 99 1 8.6 -
07:00 EST
W 15 17 4.7 4.7 1.4 100 1 2.6 1017.1
07:00 EST
SSW 20 30 10.0 4.4 7.4 68 3 1.8 1018.1
07:00 EST
WSW 11 19 8.7 - 6.9 - - - 1018.4
07:00 EST
SW 11 17 7.2 2.9 5.1 74 2 2.6 1018.5
07:00 EST
WNW 13 20 6.7 4.2 4.1 84 1 4.8 1018.2
07:00 EST
WNW 9 11 5.5 4.2 3.5 91 1 1.6 1017.9
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