Great Southern Weather
Great Southern Forecast
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the southwest later this evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending W/SW in the evening.
Thursday Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the early morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h turning S in the early afternoon.
Friday Sunny. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Saturday Sunny. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then tending S/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the evening.
Sunday Sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far northeast in the afternoon and early evening. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the day then tending S/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the evening.
Great Southern Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||11||35||40%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 9||40||WSW 8||14|
||12||34||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 9||39||WSW 13||17|
Authorities are growing frustrated with people continuing to drive across fast-moving creek crossings, as hundreds of millimetres of rain swells river catchments across WA's north.
A national scientific agency says Queensland's UV index so far this summer is higher than in previous years.
Residents have described chaotic scenes in the streets of Mudgee as the town was battered by damaging winds today.