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Lower Western Forecast

  • Friday Hot and mostly sunny. Medium chance of showers in the far east this afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northeast during this afternoon and early evening. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 30s.

  • Saturday Hot. Sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far east in the afternoon and early evening. Winds S 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning then becoming S 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching 35 to 40.

  • Sunday Very hot. Sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far east in the afternoon and early evening. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming S/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 25 with daytime temperatures reaching 39 to 44.

  • Monday Very hot. Partly cloudy. Winds NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending N/NE 25 to 40 km/h during the morning then tending N/NW during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 40s.

  • Tuesday Very hot. Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower in the southwest. Winds N 25 to 40 km/h turning NW 30 to 45 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to 27 to 32 with daytime temperatures reaching 38 to 45.

Issued Thu 18:15 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 %
Mostly sunny
16 39 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
23 40 5% < 1mm Nil SE 23 27 SE 11 13
Mostly sunny
24 43 10% < 1mm Nil SE 18 24 S 8 12
Mostly sunny
16 40 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
22 40 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
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