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Lower West Forecast

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Light winds.

  • 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.

  • 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.

Issued Mon 16:25 WST

Lower West Weather Forecasts

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Possible shower
5 13 70% 1-5mm Slight SSW 11 90 WSW 14 68
Possible shower
6 14 70% 1-5mm Nil SSW 10 84 WSW 12 57
Possible shower
5 16 70% 1-5mm Slight SSW 12 91 SW 14 61
Possible shower
4 13 70% 1-5mm Slight SSW 12 89 SW 16 67
Possible shower
7 18 70% 1-5mm Nil SSW 16 91 SW 16 56
Possible shower
9 16 90% 1-5mm Nil SSE 10 79 SW 14 60
Possible shower
8 17 70% 1-5mm Nil SSW 16 72 SW 17 57
Possible shower
6 16 70% 1-5mm Nil S 11 82 SW 13 58
Showers increasing
11 17 90% 1-5mm Nil SSW 24 68 SW 21 53
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