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Lower West Weather

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Fri 22:00 WST
Current Warnings
 

Lower West Forecast

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the coast early this evening. Winds SE 20 to 30 km/h.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Winds SE 25 to 35 km/h. Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 2 [Low].

  • Sunday Mostly sunny. Light winds.

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Light winds.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Light winds.

Issued Fri 16:25 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
03:00 WST
ESE 20 30 8.7 4.9 5.7 77 2 0.0 1025.7
03:00 WST
SE 19 22 12.6 8.1 10.7 74 2 0.0 1025.1
03:00 WST
ESE 20 30 12.3 8.4 10.3 77 2 0.0 1023.8
09:00 WST
E 4   14.0 13.6 14.0 97 1 10 1016.0
03:00 WST
SE 11 19 11.8 6.1 10.6 68 2 0.0 1025.1
03:00 WST
SE 22 33 13.1 7.1 11.1 67 3 0.0 1024.1
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Rain drenches Perth but fails to bring many desperate WA farmers relief

16:51 EST

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