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Sat 13:25 EDT
Current Warnings

Lower Western Forecast

  • Saturday Sunny morning. Medium (50%) chance of showers during this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and early evening. Winds N/NW 25 to 35 km/h tending NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the evening then tending N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and early evening. Winds NW/NE 20 to 30 km/h tending W/NW 25 to 35 km/h in the middle of the day then tending NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h.

  • Tuesday Sunny. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning.

Issued Sat 05:15 EDT

Lower Western Weather Forecasts

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Possible thunderstorm
15 35 70% 1-5mm Nil N 13 45 NW 14 17
Late shower
18 33 90% 1-5mm Nil N 25 30 NNW 20 16
Late shower
17 35 90% 1-5mm Nil N 16 36 NW 12 15
Possible shower
17 35 80% 1-5mm Nil N 14 34 W 20 16
Possible thunderstorm
17 36 90% 1-5mm Nil N 19 36 NW 14 16
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16:14 EDT

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