Lower West Weather
Lower West Forecast
Tuesday Clear. Winds S/SW 20 to 30 km/h tending S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Wednesday Sunny and very hot inland. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending E/NE in the morning then tending SE/SW in the middle of the day.
Thursday Very hot and sunny. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming NE 15 to 25 km/h early in the morning then shifting S/SW in the early afternoon.
Friday Sunny. Winds S/SW 20 to 30 km/h turning SE 15 to 25 km/h during the evening.
Saturday Very hot and sunny. Winds E/SE 20 to 30 km/h tending SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon then tending NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Lower West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||18||34||60%||1-5mm||Nil||SSW 10||52||SW 19||28|
||20||28||60%||1-5mm||Nil||SSW 12||55||SW 26||47|
||19||25||80%||1-5mm||Nil||SSW 28||67||SSW 44||66|
Aircraft companies are flat out dropping off food and supplies to Northern Territory communities stranded by continuing wet weather.
The Katherine River is set to flood as an active monsoon trough causes heavy rains and squally showers across the Northern Territory, registering the wettest day in five years.
The monsoon trough has redeveloped over northern Australia this week, bringing Darwin its heaviest rain five years.