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Current Warnings

Lower Western Forecast

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Winds S/SE 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 24 to 31.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the late afternoon and evening. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the early afternoon.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds NE 15 to 25 km/h tending N 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then tending NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending N/NW during the day then tending NE/SE during the evening.

Issued Wed 05:15 EDT

Lower Western Weather Forecasts

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Mostly sunny
10 31 20% < 1mm Nil E 13 55 NE 9 29
Mostly sunny
12 32 50% < 1mm Nil SE 23 35 ESE 17 21
Mostly sunny
13 33 40% < 1mm Nil ENE 20 49 ENE 13 22
Possible thunderstorm
11 30 20% < 1mm Nil ESE 16 51 ESE 11 23
Mostly sunny
12 34 30% 1-5mm Nil ESE 16 44 E 12 25
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Weather News

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11:43 EDT

Children in remote areas of Papua New Guinea are dying as a result of food shortages caused by frost and worsening drought, villagers say.