Lower Western Weather
Lower Western Forecast
Tuesday Mostly clear. Areas of raised dust possible this evening. Winds NW 30 to 50 km/h shifting cooler SW/S 35 to 45 km/h in the late afternoon/evening.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Winds S 25 to 40 km/h.
Thursday Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the late afternoon and evening. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the early afternoon.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds NE 15 to 25 km/h tending N 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then tending NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending N/NW during the day then tending NE/SE during the evening.
Lower Western Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||12||32||20%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 6||60||WSW 12||25|
||14||30||20%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 11||53||SW 15||18|
||14||32||40%||< 1mm||Nil||W 11||57||W 16||20|
||12||30||20%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 10||69||SW 15||25|
||14||33||20%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 6||59||W 13||24|
Cooler weather conditions have slowed a bushfire burning through bushland on Eyre Peninsula in South Australia.
It is the last day of a heat spell that has baked New South Wales, and like cinema choc-tops, records continue to melt.
Long-term locals are concerned about the height of the Katherine River in the Northern Territory after successive poor wet seasons.