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Lower Western Forecast

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the Victorian border later tonight. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds.

  • Saturday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain in the south, medium (60%) chance in the north. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h turning S/SW in the afternoon.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of rain in the south, slight (30%) chance in the north, most likely during the morning and the early afternoon. Light winds becoming S/SE 15 to 20 km/h early in the morning then tending S/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day.

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Winds W 15 to 20 km/h tending SW 20 to 30 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming SW 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon.

Issued Fri 16:30 EST

Lower Western Weather Forecasts

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
7 15 90% 5-10mm Nil NW 17 73 SW 13 78
Rain developing
12 22 60% < 1mm Nil NW 24 33 WNW 22 27
Rain developing
11 18 90% 1-5mm Nil NW 20 58 W 16 48
8 16 90% 5-10mm Nil W 17 69 S 14 75
9 23 80% 1-5mm Nil NW 21 44 W 16 38
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