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Lower Western Forecast

  • Wednesday Very hot and mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the far east this afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north. Winds S/SE 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 35 to 43.

  • Thursday Hot. Mostly sunny day. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the west in the late afternoon and evening. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.

  • Friday Hot. Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h shifting S/SW 25 to 35 km/h during the morning.

  • Saturday Sunny. Winds S 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the evening.

Issued Wed 05:15 EDT

Lower Western Observations

Latest Observations
Station
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 EDT
SSW 2   29.6 10.8 28.0 31 12 0 -
05:00 EDT
SSW 20 30 28.4 3.3 27.0 20 26 0.0 1009.4
05:20 EDT
SE 11 13 25.9 3.2 25.5 23 17 0.0 1006.8
09:00 EDT
SSE 9   28.9 4.1 27.0 21 20 0 -
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