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Lower Western Forecast

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Patchy fog in the southwest early this morning. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the far south. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures around 16.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Patchy morning fog. Light winds.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of rain in the far east, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming N 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming W 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon.

Issued Tue 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
09:00 EST
- 0   4.6 4.4 4.6 99 1 0 -
09:00 EST
SSW 4   9.9 7.2 9.9 83 1 - -
11:30 EST
SSW 9 17 13.7 7.0 13.2 64 3 0.0 1023.1
12:00 EST
SSE 6 13 14.5 8.2 14.5 66 2 0.2 1022.0
09:00 EST
SSW 9   6.0 5.6 4.0 97 1 1 -
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