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Current Warnings
 

South West Forecast

  • Friday Areas of fog early this morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Light winds becoming W/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon then tending S/SW in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 22 to 27.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog in the early morning. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h turning W/SW 15 to 25 km/h early in the morning then tending SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 20s.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower near the Otways in the early morning. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h turning E 15 to 20 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to around 12 with daytime temperatures reaching 25 to 31.

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower. Light winds becoming NE 20 to 30 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching 30 to 38.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northeast in the afternoon. Winds NE 25 to 40 km/h shifting W/NW 25 to 35 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around 20 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Issued Thu 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
ESE 22   26.0 13.0 26.0 45 11 0 1009.4
19:20 EDT
WSW 9 11 20.9 2.7 20.9 30 11 0.0 -
19:20 EDT
W 24 31 17.6 11.6 17.6 68 4 0.0 1011.7
19:20 EDT
WSW 13 17 18.3 11.6 18.3 65 3 0.0 1011.6
19:20 EDT
WSW 24 30 20.7 10.2 20.7 51 8 0.0 1011.1
19:20 EDT
W 15 17 20.2 9.4 20.2 50 6 0.0 -
19:20 EDT
S 24 26 20.3 11.8 20.3 58 6 0.0 1011.4
19:20 EDT
SW 22 26 18.6 11.4 18.6 63 4 0.0 -
19:20 EDT
W 7 11 17.3 4.9 17.3 44 6 0.0 -
19:20 EDT
ESE 24 26 18.1 10.7 18.1 62 5 0.0 -
19:20 EDT
WSW 30 33 17.7 14.2 17.7 80 3 0.0 -
19:00 EDT
WSW 30 39 18.3 - 18.3 - - - 1011.1
19:20 EDT
W 30 31 17.1 11.2 17.1 68 4 0.0 1011.7
19:20 EDT
SW 26 30 17.8 10.9 17.8 64 5 0.0 1011.8
19:20 EDT
SSW 31 35 21.3 10.7 21.3 50 10 0.0 -
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