Lower West Weather
Lower West Forecast
Saturday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, becoming less likely during this evening. Damaging winds possible in the S this morning. Possible hail during this afternoon and evening. Winds W 35 to 50 km/h turning SW 30 to 45 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures between 14 and 18.
Sunday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the morning. Possible small hail in the south in the early morning. Winds SW 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming W/SW and light in the evening.
Monday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in western parts. Light winds becoming W 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning and afternoon, most likely in western parts. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon.
Lower West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||10||18||90%||5-10mm||Nil||NNW 24||82||NW 26||77|
||14||19||90%||5-10mm||Nil||NNW 24||77||NW 30||73|
|Windy with showers
||15||19||90%||5-10mm||Nil||NNW 37||73||NNW 41||72|
The South Australian town of Port Wakefield is the next focus for emergency services as flood peaks continue to move through the river systems after days of wild weather.
Parts of New South Wales have been warned to prepare for wild weather overnight as a low-pressure system from Tasmania gets set to batter northern parts of the state.
Three adults and two young children have been rescued by helicopter after becoming trapped in floodwaters in Huonville, south-east of Tasmania.