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Great Southern Forecast

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog early this morning. Very high (near 100%) chance of showers in the southwest, high (80%) chance elsewhere. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h turning SW 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures around 18.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the east, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Possible hail in the morning and afternoon. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h turning S 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then becoming S/SW and light in the evening.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 20 km/h during the day.

  • Friday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h turning S/SW during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon.

Issued Tue 05:00 WST

Great Southern 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
09:00 WST
NW 2   11.8 11.8 11.8 100 1 1 -
13:20 WST
NW 24 28 17.0 11.2 17.0 68 4 0.0 -
13:20 WST
WNW 17 20 16.5 11.4 16.5 72 3 0.0 1017.6
13:20 WST
NW 28 31 16.8 10.1 16.8 64 5 0.0 -
09:00 WST
NW 2   12.2 11.8 12.2 97 1 1 -
12:30 WST
N 6 9 14.2 - 13.9 - - 5.2 -
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