Lower West Weather
Lower West Forecast
Thursday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 17.
Friday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the coast in the evening. Light winds.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming S 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending SE/SW 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|
||2||17||5%||< 1mm||Moderate||ESE 8||85||NE 3||50|
||9||17||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 8||78||SSW 2||53|
||10||17||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 21||73||S 12||55|
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