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Upper Western Forecast

  • Thursday Hot. Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the north this afternoon and evening with thunderstorms likely. Medium (50%) chance of showers and the chance of a thunderstorm elsewhere. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/SE in the morning then shifting W/NW during the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures around 40.

  • Friday Hot. Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 40 km/h early in the morning then increasing to 45 km/h before shifting S/SW 25 to 35 km/h in the late morning and early afternoon.

  • Saturday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the Queensland border in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northeast in the morning. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h.

  • Sunday Hot and sunny. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/SE during the morning then becoming light during the evening.

Issued Thu 05:15 EDT

Upper 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 %
Possible shower
26 40 90% 1-5mm Nil SSE 22 38 S 17 24
Possible shower
25 40 90% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
22 36 50% 1-5mm Nil S 21 47 S 18 36
Mostly sunny
21 35 50% < 1mm Nil SSE 35 37 SSE 29 23
Possible shower
25 37 40% < 1mm Nil SSE 34 33 SSE 28 26
Clearing shower
24 38 70% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Clearing shower
24 35 70% 1-5mm Nil S 35 35 SSE 30 24
Mostly sunny
21 36 50% 1-5mm Nil S 30 31 S 28 19
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