Lower West Weather
Lower West Forecast
Sunday Mostly clear. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northeast early this evening. Winds W 20 to 25 km/h turning SW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the north and east. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the morning and early afternoon. Winds S/SW 20 to 30 km/h.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the morning. Winds W/SW 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 35 km/h before turning S 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon and evening.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.
Thursday Sunny. Light winds becoming E 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then turning S/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the day.
Lower West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||15||27||60%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 13||70||WSW 17||42|
||19||25||80%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 16||63||SW 22||55|
||18||23||70%||< 1mm||Nil||S 32||74||SW 32||67|
Severe thunderstorms that ravaged the Hunter region and the Central Coast of New South Wales are over, the Bureau of Meteorology says, but Ausgrid and SES volunteers are still working to repair the damage.
More than 12,000 insurance claims have already been lodged with damages at an estimated $31 million following the .
Southern parts of the Gulf of Carpentaria have been lashed with heavy rain and gusty winds as a tropical low makes its presence felt.