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Current Warnings

Lower Western Forecast

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming S 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures around 15.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost in the north. Light winds.

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Patchy morning fog in the northeast. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the west in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Patchy morning fog in the far east. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the evening. Light winds becoming N 15 to 20 km/h during the day then tending NE during the evening.

Issued Sat 05:15 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
S 4   7.7 5.1 7.7 84 1 0 -
15:40 EST
SSE 19 20 13.7 1.4 12.1 43 7 0.0 1024.4
16:10 EST
S 17 20 13.5 5.4 12.0 58 4 0.2 1024.1
09:00 EST
SSE 9   9.0 6.9 7.5 87 1 0 -
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Snowfalls hit Tassie again

16:10 EST

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13:36 EST

Oyster farms flooded in this week's downpour at Greenwell Point on the New South Wales south coast could lose hundreds of thousands of dollars' worth of oysters.

Police rescue motorists stranded in heavy snowfall in Tasmania's south

12:56 EST

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