Lower Western Weather
Lower Western Forecast
Thursday Mostly clear. Winds SW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Friday Sunny morning. High (70%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Possible small hail with showers or storms. Light winds becoming W/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning.
Saturday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h turning SW 25 to 35 km/h during the morning then decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon.
Sunday Becoming cloudy. Light winds.
Monday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the South Australian border, most likely in the evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds.
Lower Western Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||9||14||70%||< 1mm||Nil||E 13||80||NNW 11||63|
||8||14||40%||< 1mm||Nil||E 10||76||E 8||57|
Melbourne has had its coldest day since last September, with heavy rain and flurries in Alpine areas.
For those among us wanting to balance out our participation in Earth Hour, the Vivid Light, Music and Ideas Festival opens in Sydney this on Friday.
Australia's Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) has released modelling showing the latest El Nino cycle is over, but could now lead to a wet winter after a devastating 14 months of drought and famine across the Pacific.