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WA
Wed 22:26 WST
Current Warnings
 

Southwest Forecast

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of showers or a thunderstorm in the late afternoon and evening. Heavy falls and damaging winds possible in the W in the late afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 50 km/h before turning NW 25 to 30 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

  • Friday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers or a thunderstorm, most likely in the early morning. Possible heavy falls and damaging winds possible in the morning. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h turning W 25 to 35 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching around 16.

  • Saturday Cloudy. High chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southwest. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h turning NW 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching between 17 and 20.

  • Sunday Cloudy. High chance of showers and thunderstorms, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching between 17 and 20.

Issued Wed 08:25 EST

Southwest Weather Forecasts

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Possible thunderstorm
8 25 90% 20-40mm Nil NNE 12 50 NNE 26 27
Possible thunderstorm
11 25 80% 20-40mm Nil NNE 23 52 NNE 39 39
Late shower
10 23 90% 20-40mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
12 24 90% 20-40mm Nil - - - -
Late shower
16 22 90% 20-40mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
7 25 80% 20-40mm Nil NNE 13 43 NNE 28 28
Late shower
9 24 90% 20-40mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
11 24 90% 20-40mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
11 24 80% 20-40mm Nil NNE 21 71 NNE 41 49
Late shower
9 24 90% 10-20mm Nil - - - -
Late shower
12 23 90% 10-20mm Nil - - - -
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