South West Weather
South West Forecast
Thursday Mostly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain, easing to showers during the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm this morning. Winds N/NW 35 to 50 km/h turning W/SW during the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures between 18 and 21.
Friday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers near the Otways, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. Winds SW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Saturday Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the Otways, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Light winds.
South West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||13||27||30%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 18||63||NW 12||46|
||9||30||30%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 12||75||NNW 19||33|
||8||27||20%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 15||58||NNW 18||30|
||10||31||50%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 23||55||NNW 22||26|
||8||30||20%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 12||69||NNW 18||35|
||12||25||20%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 15||62||NW 16||42|
||10||26||30%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 17||67||NW 23||44|
Parts of Victoria, Tasmania and South Australia could be lashed by storms and damaging winds on Thursday as a cold front sweeps across Australia's southeast.
It is storm season in Australia and, while being struck by lightning is considered a rare occurrence, there are several steps people can take to keep safe.
Storm-weary parts of southeast Queensland and northeast New South Wales are preparing for another bout of wild weather today.