Lower West Weather
Lower West Forecast
Monday Clear. Winds SW 20 to 30 km/h turning S 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming SW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the south in the early morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds SW 20 to 30 km/h turning SE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Thursday Sunny. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then turning S/SE during the afternoon.
Friday Very hot and sunny. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h tending NE during the morning then tending SE/SW during the afternoon.
Lower West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||15||28||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 8||53||W 18||41|
||20||29||70%||1-5mm||Nil||WSW 6||57||WSW 19||57|
||19||25||90%||1-5mm||Nil||WSW 17||63||WSW 26||71|
Trampolines have flown into powerlines and a lightning strike has reportedly caused a house fire as a severe thunderstorm tracked from Sydney all along the coast up to northern NSW on Monday afternoon.
Those who blamed last week's blackout in South Australia on renewable energy are dead wrong.
Thunderstorms are affecting six states and territories this afternoon, four of which are under warning for severe storms.