Lower Western Weather
Lower Western Forecast
Tuesday Sunny. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light early in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures around 40.
Wednesday Sunny. Light winds becoming NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending SE/SW in the middle of the day.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the far east in the afternoon and evening. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming S 15 to 20 km/h during the day.
Friday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the far east. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming S/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon.
Lower Western Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||18||38||5%||< 1mm||Nil||S 24||39||SSE 16||13|
||20||39||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 14||38||SSW 11||14|
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