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Current Warnings

Lower Western Forecast

  • Sunday Clear. Winds SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late evening.

  • Monday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the Victorian border in the evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming N/NE 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then tending N/NW 25 to 40 km/h in the middle of the day.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the far east, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the afternoon. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h shifting SW 20 to 30 km/h before dawn then increasing to 25 to 40 km/h in the evening.

  • Wednesday Sunny. Winds S 25 to 40 km/h.

  • Thursday Sunny. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h.

Issued Sun 16:30 EDT

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 EDT
SSW 2   18.0 8.3 18.0 53 4 0 -
21:30 EDT
SE 11 13 25.4 4.0 25.4 25 16 0.0 1012.2
22:00 EDT
SW 11 13 25.3 5.0 25.4 27 15 0.0 1011.7
09:00 EDT
SSE 9   19.6 10.4 19.6 55 5 0 -
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Weather News

Hail storm damages hospital at Lismore in NSW, roof of maternity ward collapses

21:02 EDT

Several people including babies have been rescued from Lismore Base Hospital in northern New South Wales after the roof of the maternity ward collapsed.

Queensland storms: South-east hit by heavy rain and hail, roofs ripped off houses in Warwick

20:31 EDT

More than a dozen homes have lost their roofs in Warwick, west of the Gold Coast, as very dangerous thunderstorms move across south-east Queensland.

Intense thunderstorms hit NE NSW, SE QLD

18:37 EDT

Severe thunderstorms caused damage in northeastern New South Wales and southeast Queensland on Sunday and should do so again during the next few days.