Upper Western Weather
Upper Western Forecast
Friday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the south this afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and early evening. Winds NE 15 to 20 km/h tending N 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the early afternoon.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the south, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending N/NW 20 to 30 km/h during the day.
Monday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the far east, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northeast in the afternoon. Winds NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/SW during the day then tending SE/SW during the evening.
Upper Western Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||16||34||20%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 21||48||ENE 12||23|
||16||33||20%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 19||59||ENE 10||28|
||16||33||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NNE 21||47||NNE 8||20|
||19||35||40%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 18||29||N 14||13|
||22||35||40%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 20||25||NE 18||14|
||17||35||30%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 19||42||NE 14||20|
||19||35||30%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 23||32||NNE 14||16|
||17||35||40%||1-5mm||Nil||NNE 21||36||NNE 12||15|
Grantham floods inquiry: Denis Wagner considers legal options after report finds quarry impact 'insignificant'
The former owner of the Grantham quarry is considering his legal options after an inquiry found it did not contribute to the town's deadly 2011 floods.
The Grantham Floods Commission of Inquiry has ruled the Grantham quarry played little role in the deadly 2011 flood and its owners were unjustly blamed.
The aurora australis has put on a colourful show over parts of southern Victoria and Tasmania overnight.