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Lower Western Forecast

  • Sunday Sunny. Winds NW 15 to 20 km/h tending W 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 20s.

  • Monday Sunny. Patches of light frost in the far east in the early morning. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to around 4 with daytime temperatures reaching around 20.

  • Tuesday Mostly sunny. Areas of morning frost in the far east. Slight chance of a shower near the Victorian border in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds N 20 to 30 km/h tending NW 25 to 35 km/h during the day then tending NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower near the Victorian border, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h turning SW during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 8 with daytime temperatures reaching around 20.

Issued Sat 23:33 EST

Lower Western Observations

Latest Observations
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
NW 6   10.0 0.2 9.6 50 4 0 -
20:30 EST
SW 17 19 12.3 1.3 10.6 47 6 0.0 1020.0
20:50 EST
SW 11 15 12.4 3.1 11.3 53 4 0.0 1018.9
09:00 EST
W 9   9.4 -4.0 8.0 39 6 0 -
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