Upper Western Weather
Upper Western Forecast
Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the west, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds SE/SW 20 to 30 km/h.
Tuesday Hot. Cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending W/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day then tending S/SW in the evening.
Wednesday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the north, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Light winds.
Thursday Partly cloudy. The chance of morning fog in the east. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h shifting S/SW 25 to 40 km/h during the afternoon.
Friday Sunny. Winds S 15 to 25 km/h.
Upper Western Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||25||35||80%||1-5mm||Nil||SW 13||38||WSW 23||31|
||22||26||90%||1-5mm||Nil||SW 15||67||SW 18||59|
||20||25||90%||5-10mm||Nil||S 18||72||SSE 13||66|
||24||28||90%||1-5mm||Nil||S 18||49||SSW 22||49|
||22||25||90%||5-10mm||Nil||S 20||69||SSW 20||68|
||20||26||90%||5-10mm||Nil||SSW 18||70||SSW 14||66|
Trampolines have flown into powerlines and a lightning strike has reportedly caused a house fire as a severe thunderstorm tracked from Sydney all along the coast up to northern NSW on Monday afternoon.
Those who blamed last week's blackout in South Australia on renewable energy are dead wrong.
Thunderstorms are affecting six states and territories this afternoon, four of which are under warning for severe storms.