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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

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Sunny
25 38 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 18 53 SSW 17 27
Sunny
25 37 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
22 34 5% < 1mm Nil S 16 54 SSW 17 27
Mostly sunny
20 35 30% < 1mm Nil SSE 25 48 SSE 18 28
Mostly sunny
26 37 30% < 1mm Nil SE 25 44 S 15 28
Mostly sunny
24 37 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
22 35 10% < 1mm Nil SSE 25 47 S 20 26
Sunny
20 35 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 22 47 S 21 23
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