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Lower Western Forecast

  • Monday Hot and mostly sunny. Medium (40%) chance of showers near the Victorian border this afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southwest during this afternoon and early evening. Winds N 25 to 40 km/h shifting S/SW 30 to 45 km/h in the late morning and afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 35 to 42.

  • Tuesday Sunny. Winds S 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the early afternoon.

  • Wednesday Sunny. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending NW/SW 25 to 35 km/h during the day.

  • Thursday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the far east in the morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds SW 25 to 35 km/h turning S during the morning then decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.

Issued Mon 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 %
9 25 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
10 25 20% < 1mm Nil SSE 27 52 SSE 29 30
11 27 50% < 1mm Nil SSE 18 55 S 22 32
Mostly sunny
9 23 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
10 26 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
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