Lower Western Weather
Lower Western Forecast
Friday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the south early this evening. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h turning N 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.
Sunday Sunny morning. High (80%) chance of rain in the late afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds N 25 to 35 km/h increasing to 35 to 50 km/h in the morning then shifting W/SW 35 to 45 km/h in the evening.
Monday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the far east, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon. Winds W 30 to 45 km/h.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the Victorian border in the afternoon. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h during the morning then turning W/SW 25 to 40 km/h during the day.
Lower Western Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||7||22||5%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 14||68||WNW 24||31|
||9||22||5%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 17||74||W 26||41|
Parts of New South Wales have been warned to prepare for wild weather overnight as a low-pressure system from Tasmania gets set to batter northern parts of the state.
Three adults and two young children have been rescued by helicopter after becoming trapped in floodwaters in Huonville, south-east of Tasmania.
Power may not be restored to Eyre Peninsula homes until the early hours of the morning after twin tornadoes and wild weather caused significant damage to transmission towers in South Australia.