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Lower Western Forecast

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the northeast, becoming less likely later this evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds S 15 to 20 km/h.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the far east, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far east in the afternoon. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming S 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon.

  • Thursday Hot and mostly sunny. Winds S 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.

  • Friday Hot and sunny. Light winds.

  • Saturday Hot. Sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far east in the afternoon. Light winds becoming SW 15 to 20 km/h during the day then tending S during the evening.

Issued Tue 16:30 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 %
15 33 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
18 34 5% < 1mm Nil S 27 36 S 22 20
18 37 5% < 1mm Nil S 17 31 SSW 20 17
15 32 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
19 36 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
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