South West Weather
South West Forecast
Tuesday Mostly clear. Winds SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then tending N 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.
Thursday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the early morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the early morning. Winds N 30 to 45 km/h shifting W/SW 25 to 40 km/h during the morning.
Friday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers near the Otways, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Light winds.
South West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||12||15||30%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 31||59||SW 23||57|
||9||16||20%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 25||72||SW 29||54|
||6||13||10%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 25||67||SW 22||53|
||8||17||10%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 26||66||SW 24||53|
||8||16||30%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 22||73||SW 23||60|
||11||15||20%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 25||61||SW 24||60|
||10||16||30%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 29||67||SW 32||63|
Top End residents are unlikely to be relieved of the oppressive hot and humid build up conditions until Christmas, because the rain-bringing La Niña weather pattern is unlikely to eventuate in coming months, the Bureau of Meteorology has warned.
An international tourist has died and a woman has been injured after being hit by lightning while camping at Mt Warning, on the NSW north coast, police say.
The opening week of summer has been a hot and thundery mix in New South Wales and there is more to come.