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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.

Issued Thu 05:15 EST

Lower 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 %
Possible shower
4 14 60% < 1mm Slight W 21 84 SW 22 59
Mostly sunny
6 15 10% < 1mm Nil SW 18 74 SW 28 43
Possible shower
6 14 20% < 1mm Nil WSW 20 88 WSW 24 56
Mostly sunny
5 15 40% < 1mm Slight WSW 20 87 SW 25 56
Mostly sunny
3 16 30% < 1mm Slight WSW 19 90 WSW 24 51
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