South West Weather
South West Forecast
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the northeast, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SW in the evening.
Sunday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the coast in the early morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon then tending N 20 to 30 km/h in the late evening.
Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the early afternoon. Winds N 30 to 45 km/h shifting W/SW 25 to 40 km/h during the morning then becoming light in the late evening.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the Otways. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the evening.
Wednesday Becoming cloudy. Possible morning fog patches. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h turning SW 20 to 25 km/h during the evening.
South West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||13||18||40%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 24||76||WSW 23||68|
||10||20||40%||< 1mm||Nil||W 18||88||SW 21||55|
||8||15||20%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 17||78||SW 16||54|
||7||19||60%||< 1mm||Nil||W 14||90||SW 21||55|
||7||21||60%||< 1mm||Nil||W 11||93||SW 19||55|
||12||17||50%||< 1mm||Nil||W 15||81||WSW 21||61|
||11||19||70%||< 1mm||Nil||W 15||90||SW 26||63|
Cyclone Debbie strengthens to cat 2 on way to probable cat 4 as it continues towards Queensland coast
A cyclone off northern Queensland has intensified to a category two and could reach category four by the time it crosses the coast somewhere between Cardwell and Bowen, near Townsville, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) has warned.
The Bureau of Meteorology has off the coast of Queensland.
Tropical Cyclone Debbie is strengthening quickly on its journey to make landfall, likely between Lucinda and Proserpine on Monday or Tuesday.