Lower Western Weather
Lower Western Forecast
Thursday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog and frost in the far east early this morning. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the Victorian border in the late morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds N 20 to 30 km/h tending NW 25 to 35 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 16 and 19.
Friday Partly cloudy. Light winds.
Saturday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of rain in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h tending W/NW during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of rain, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h shifting S/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.
Lower Western Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||4||14||60%||< 1mm||Slight||W 21||84||SW 22||59|
||6||15||10%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 18||74||SW 28||43|
||6||14||20%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 20||88||WSW 24||56|
||5||15||40%||< 1mm||Slight||WSW 20||87||SW 25||56|
||3||16||30%||< 1mm||Slight||WSW 19||90||WSW 24||51|
The former owner of the Grantham quarry that allegedly contributed to the fatal 2011 flood has said the western embankment beside the quarry was a natural landmark and not manmade.
Strengthening El Nino to reduce rainfall in northern and south-east Australia but wetter conditions for Western Australia
The Bureau of Meteorology has confirmed the El Nino pattern is strengthening in the Pacific and is likely to persist into next year.