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Lower West Forecast

  • Friday Mostly sunny. Medium chance of showers in the west, slight chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the west in the late afternoon and evening. Winds NE 15 to 20 km/h tending N in the morning then becoming light in the early afternoon.

  • Saturday Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. A thunderstorm likely in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending W/SW in the middle of the day.

  • Sunday Cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the west, slight chance elsewhere. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the day.

  • Monday Cloudy. Slight chance of a shower. Light winds.

Issued Thu 13:19 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
01:00 WST
N 17 24 9.2 7.3 6.7 88 1 9.8 1017.2
00:50 WST
NNE 20 26 12.8 10.0 10.9 83 2 3.0 1017.0
01:00 WST
NNE 9 13 6.5 4.0 4.7 84 1 0.0 1018.2
01:00 WST
NNE 19 24 12.3 10.0 10.4 86 2 5.8 1016.5
01:00 WST
N 35 52 13.3 11.5 10.6 89 2 0.2 1016.3
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