Lower West Weather
Lower West Forecast
Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers inland, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm, with gusty winds in the N. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.
Sunday Mostly sunny morning. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SW in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon.
Monday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming S 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.
Tuesday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming W/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.
Lower West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||15||30||30%||1-5mm||Nil||E 16||56||SSW 11||36|
||11||30||20%||< 1mm||Nil||E 14||52||SSW 10||29|
||13||33||30%||1-5mm||Nil||ESE 14||58||SSW 13||29|
||14||29||30%||1-5mm||Nil||E 18||58||S 12||37|
||18||30||30%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 15||58||SSW 22||47|
||17||28||20%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 13||51||SSW 16||42|
||17||30||30%||1-5mm||Nil||ESE 17||54||SSW 17||41|
||16||33||30%||1-5mm||Nil||E 15||51||SW 12||28|
||18||23||30%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 19||62||SSW 32||64|
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