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Lower Western Forecast

  • Friday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the South Australian border, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures between 16 and 19.

  • Saturday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain in the south, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h shifting S/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon and evening.

  • Sunday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of rain in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming S/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then tending S/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the day.

  • Monday Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the Victorian border in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming SW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.

Issued Fri 05:15 EST

Lower Western 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 EST
N 7   14.6 0.6 14.5 38 7 0 -
15:00 EST
NNW 28   15.9 -2.1 15.9 29 15 0 -
06:00 EST
- 0 0 5.9 -1.5 5.9 59 2 0.0 1022.0
06:20 EST
W 11 11 7.2 1.9 5.1 69 2 0.0 1021.3
15:00 EST
NNW 15   15.7 11.0 15.7 74 2 0 -
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Grantham flood inquiry: Former quarry owner says western embankment natural, not manmade

16:15 EST

The former owner of the Grantham quarry that allegedly contributed to the fatal 2011 flood has said the western embankment beside the quarry was a natural landmark and not manmade.