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Upper Western Forecast

  • Friday Very hot and sunny. Light winds becoming SE/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 40s.

  • Saturday Very hot and mostly sunny. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending E/SE in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 40s.

  • Sunday Very hot and sunny. Winds E/NE 20 to 30 km/h tending N/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then tending NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 40s.

  • Monday Very hot and mostly sunny. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending SE/SW 25 to 35 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 40s.

  • Tuesday Very hot. Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the far east, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east in the afternoon and evening. Winds SE/SW 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 40s.

Issued Thu 18:15 EST

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 %
Late shower
28 45 60% 1-5mm Nil NNE 20 21 NNE 15 10
Late thunder
28 43 60% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Late shower
27 42 50% 1-5mm Nil NE 15 21 NNE 15 13
Mostly sunny
25 40 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 27 27 S 18 15
Mostly sunny
29 43 30% < 1mm Nil SSE 24 15 SSW 16 8
Mostly sunny
27 42 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
27 42 10% < 1mm Nil S 25 21 SSW 16 14
Mostly sunny
25 42 30% < 1mm Nil S 20 24 SSW 18 14
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