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Upper Western Forecast

  • Tuesday Sunny. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

  • Wednesday Hot and sunny. Winds E/NE 20 to 30 km/h tending NW/NE 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.

  • Thursday Hot and sunny. Winds N/NE 20 to 30 km/h tending SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the day.

  • Friday Hot. Sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northeast in the afternoon. Winds S/SE 20 to 30 km/h.

Issued Tue 05:15 EDT

Upper 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
08:00 EDT
SSE 11 13 17.7 -0.1 17.7 30 10 0.0 1018.0
09:00 EDT
SW 2   21.3 4.3 21.3 33 9 0 -
08:00 EDT
ESE 15 20 16.4 -0.3 13.7 32 10 0.0 1019.0
08:00 EDT
- 0 0 13.5 0.5 13.5 41 5 0.0 1019.0
09:00 EDT
SE 6   21.6 6.3 21.6 37 8 0 -
08:00 EDT
SW 7 9 15.9 0.5 15.9 35 8 0.0 1018.9
09:00 EDT
SE 6   20.5 12.4 20.5 60 4 0 -
08:00 EDT
ESE 9 15 18.5 -1.9 18.5 25 12 0.0 1018.5
09:00 EDT
S 9   19.3 5.2 19.3 40 7 0 -
08:00 EDT
S 9 11 16.8 -1.3 16.8 29 10 0.0 1018.9
08:00 EDT
- 0 0 13.2 -1.2 9.2 37 5 0.0 1019.2
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