Lower West Weather
Lower West Forecast
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures around 17.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the early afternoon then becoming E 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Thursday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of rain in the north in the evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the day.
Friday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening.
Lower West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||7||16||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NE 18||74||NE 13||57|
||6||17||80%||1-5mm||Nil||ENE 17||77||NE 10||48|
||7||18||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NE 19||73||NE 12||53|
||7||17||80%||1-5mm||Nil||ENE 19||75||NE 13||53|
||8||20||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NE 22||74||ENE 13||51|
||10||19||80%||1-5mm||Nil||ENE 14||73||NE 9||49|
||8||19||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NE 21||76||NE 14||49|
||8||19||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NE 19||67||NE 13||49|
||12||18||90%||1-5mm||Nil||NE 29||65||NE 18||52|
After the wettest June in 72 years of records at Cairns, July's monthly rain was slightly below average, recording 25mm compared to 178mm the month before.
Grantham flood inquiry: Three people missing after 2011 deluge in Queensland never found, commission hears
Three people who went missing during the deadly 2011 Grantham flood have never been found, an inquiry in Queensland has heard.
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