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Current Warnings
 

Lower West Forecast

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon then becoming E 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 16 and 19.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain in the north, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day.

  • Friday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers. Light winds.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h shifting S/SE 25 to 40 km/h during the afternoon.

Issued Wed 05:00 WST

Lower West Observations

Latest Observations
Station
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
12:00 WST
- - - 14.6 6.7 14.6 59 - 0.0 -
12:20 WST
NE 15 22 14.2 6.1 13.1 58 4 0.0 1028.9
12:20 WST
NE 20 30 17.3 8.2 17.3 55 5 0.0 1028.1
12:20 WST
ENE 30 31 17.0 6.2 17.0 49 8 0.0 1027.4
12:20 WST
NE 22 24 18.5 6.9 18.5 46 8 0.0 -
12:20 WST
E 15 17 17.0 7.4 17.0 53 5 0.0 1027.5
12:20 WST
ENE 20 26 16.9 7.3 16.9 53 6 0.0 1027.5
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