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Current Warnings
 

South West Forecast

  • Thursday Mostly cloudy. Very high chance of showers in the east, medium chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm during the morning and afternoon. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h turning W/SW in the late morning. Daytime maximum temperatures between 19 and 23.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower, mainly in the south and east. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending S/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 18.

  • Saturday Cloudy. Medium chance of showers near the Otways, slight chance elsewhere. Winds S 15 to 20 km/h turning SW 15 to 25 km/h early in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching around 16.

  • Sunday Cloudy. Areas of morning fog in the west. Medium chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching around 16.

  • Monday Cloudy. Areas of morning fog. Slight chance of a shower in the morning and afternoon, more likely near the coast. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to around 8 with daytime temperatures reaching around 19.

Issued Wed 18:40 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
15:00 EDT
SE 22   23.7 14.8 23.7 57 7 0 1018.0
22:00 EDT
SSW 24 41 7.0 6.3 3.2 95 1 0.0 -
22:00 EDT
W 37 52 13.8 8.8 11.2 72 4 0.0 1023.6
22:00 EDT
W 39 52 13.4 8.0 10.6 70 4 0.2 1022.2
22:00 EDT
W 9 13 9.2 7.2 7.9 87 1 0.0 1024.5
22:00 EDT
WNW 9 11 10.1 8.0 8.9 87 1 0.0 1024.6
22:00 EDT
WSW 15 19 9.3 5.9 7.0 79 2 0.0 1024.4
22:00 EDT
W 7 13 9.7 7.5 8.9 86 1 0.2 1023.8
22:00 EDT
WSW 22 39 4.7 4.6 0.4 99 1 0.0 -
22:00 EDT
WSW 24 28 10.0 7.9 7.0 87 2 0.8 1023.0
22:00 EDT
W 30 43 13.6 8.9 11.3 73 3 0.2 1023.7
22:00 EDT
WSW 19 31 13.9 - 12.4 - - - 1023.6
22:00 EDT
W 24 31 12.9 8.0 10.7 72 3 0.0 1023.9
22:00 EDT
WNW 13 17 10.7 8.5 9.0 86 1 0.0 1023.9
22:00 EDT
WSW 9 13 9.1 6.9 7.7 86 1 0.0 1024.2
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