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Lower West Forecast

  • Friday Sunny. Winds E 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers and thunderstorms, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds E 25 to 40 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers or thunderstorm, most likely in the morning. Winds E/NE 25 to 40 km/h shifting W 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 16 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming W 15 to 20 km/h during the day then tending SW 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Issued Thu 08:25 EST

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
02:20 WST
ESE 20 26 10.3 6.6 7.7 78 2 0.2 1025.4
02:20 WST
ESE 17 19 15.8 8.1 15.8 60 4 0.0 1023.4
02:20 WST
E 17 20 15.5 5.1 15.5 50 6 0.0 1022.6
02:20 WST
ESE 11 17 15.2 6.7 15.2 57 4 0.0 -
02:20 WST
E 22 26 16.9 7.8 16.9 55 6 0.0 1022.6
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16:30 EDT

Torrential rain has severely damaged local roads and wiped out crops in Queensland's North Burnett region, as community leaders call for immediate action by the State Government.

Early-season deluge continues in Queensland

14:41 EDT

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