Lower West Weather
Lower West Forecast
Friday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of showers and thunderstorms this afternoon, mainly inland from the coast. Winds S/SW 15 to 25 km/h turning E/SE in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 30 to 35.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the morning then becoming W/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming SW 25 to 35 km/h during the day.
Monday Mostly sunny. Winds S/SW 20 to 30 km/h tending S/SE during the morning then increasing to 25 to 35 km/h during the afternoon.
Lower West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||15||35||40%||< 1mm||Nil||N 16||23||W 8||13|
||19||31||40%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 13||30||WSW 18||35|
||20||28||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 20||38||SSW 30||50|
One year anniversary of destructive Brisbane hail storm; residents reminded to prepare for storm season
It is a year today since Brisbane was smashed by the worst hail storm in 30 years, one that left a trail of destruction and a damage bill of more than $1.3 billion.
Drought affected farmers and businesses in the Walgett Shire are getting a reprieve, with the Council agreeing to waive the interest on overdue rates.
Australia lived up to it's reputation yesterday, with a vast contrast in conditions across the states.