Lower West Weather
Lower West Forecast
Thursday Very hot and sunny. Light winds becoming SW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 34 to 41.
Friday Sunny. Very hot inland. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SE before dawn then tending S/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Winds S 20 to 30 km/h turning SE during the morning.
Sunday Sunny. Winds SE 20 to 30 km/h.
Lower West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||16||34||5%||< 1mm||Nil||S 11||54||SW 20||23|
||19||29||5%||< 1mm||Nil||S 13||59||SW 28||42|
||20||27||5%||< 1mm||Nil||S 31||66||SSW 45||55|
Backyards in Queanbeyan and parts of Canberra have been covered with "golf-ball sized" hailstones and the roof of a supermarket has partially collapsed after a storm hit the region.
A western Queensland church has raised more than $90,000 for a scheme to keep rural contractors in work during the ongoing drought.
Much of southeastern Australia is experiencing its sunniest week since spring and skies have been staying clear at night, effectively giving planet gazers a fine-tuned view of a rare feature.