Lower West Weather
Lower West Forecast
Monday Very hot and sunny. Winds NE 25 to 35 km/h shifting S/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 40.
Tuesday Very hot and sunny. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h tending NE 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then shifting S/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon.
Wednesday Very hot and sunny. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending E/NE 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then tending SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon.
Thursday Very hot and sunny. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h shifting W/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon.
Lower West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||21||40||5%||< 1mm||Nil||N 15||18||W 16||11|
||23||35||5%||< 1mm||Nil||N 9||26||WSW 16||26|
||25||34||5%||< 1mm||Nil||N 16||33||SW 28||40|
Perth hit a scorching 40.4 degrees Celsius on day one of a heatwave that is expected to last for at least five days.
After a wet start to the year, southeastern Australia is drying out, beginning its driest spell in about two months.
Around 20 cars became partially submerged after falling through a temporary car park established on Wisconsin's frozen Lake Geneva on Saturday local time.