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Current Warnings

Lower Western Forecast

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Patches of light morning frost in the north. Areas of morning fog. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures around 14.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Fog and areas of frost in the morning. Light winds.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming SW 15 to 25 km/h during the day then tending S 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.

  • Friday Mostly sunny. Patchy morning fog in the far west. Patches of morning frost. Light winds.

Issued Tue 05:15 EST

Lower Western Observations

Latest Observations
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
09:00 EST
- 0   6.3 5.2 6.3 93 1 - -
16:00 EST
SSE 13 22 12.7 2.6 11.5 50 5 0.2 1028.0
16:10 EST
E 7 9 11.0 6.0 10.4 71 2 0.4 1027.9
15:00 EST
SSE 9   13.0 10.3 12.3 84 1 0 -
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Weather News

Cattleman concerned for safety after shutdown of Tennant Creek weather radar

14:58 EST

Citing old technology and safety issues, the Federal Government will today shutdown the Tennant Creek weather radar in the Northern Territory.

Farm debt mediation cases predicted to rise as more federal financial counselling funding flows

14:12 EST

A rural financial counselling service says farm debt mediation cases are expected to rise over the coming year, with no reprieve in drought for many areas.

Tropical low north of Coral Sea could become Queensland's first July cyclone, forecaster says

12:55 EST

A tropical low which has formed north of the Coral Sea could make Queensland history if it turns into a cyclone.