Lower West Weather
Lower West Forecast
Friday Partly cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain late this afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 20 to 25 km/h turning W/NW 25 to 40 km/h in the afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 20s.
Saturday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers, becoming less likely later in the day. Possible hail in the south in the morning and early afternoon. Winds W/NW 25 to 35 km/h turning SW early in the morning.
Sunday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. Winds S/SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the evening.
Monday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the coast. Light winds becoming SW 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.
Lower West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||4||14||60%||< 1mm||Slight||SSW 11||89||SW 13||65|
||10||16||50%||< 1mm||Nil||S 14||81||SW 15||67|
||11||16||30%||< 1mm||Nil||S 26||75||SSW 22||65|
For people living in outback Queensland, the impact of the ongoing drought can be seen everywhere.
The Bega Valley Shire Council is caught in a perfect storm of insurers and governments avoiding claims to repair storm damage to a heritage wharf.
Beach shack owners in South Australia say urgent action is needed, after storm erosion has put their properties at risk of falling into the sea.