Lower Western Weather
Lower Western Forecast
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog early this morning. Light winds becoming N 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures around 15.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Patchy fog in the far east in the early morning. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the west in the late afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds N 15 to 25 km/h tending NW 25 to 35 km/h in the middle of the day then tending NW/SW 20 to 25 km/h in the late evening.
Friday Mostly sunny. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the morning.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming SW 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon.
Lower Western Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||2||14||10%||< 1mm||Moderate||NNE 7||86||NNW 11||57|
||4||15||5%||< 1mm||Slight||NNE 10||69||NNW 15||37|
||4||14||5%||< 1mm||Slight||NE 7||90||N 7||51|
||3||15||40%||< 1mm||Moderate||N 12||86||NNW 16||53|
||2||16||10%||< 1mm||Moderate||NE 10||86||N 8||48|
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