Lower West Weather
Lower West Forecast
Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the south, slight (30%) chance elsewhere, most likely late this afternoon and in the evening. Gusty winds in the S during this evening. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light early in the morning then becoming W/NW 25 to 35 km/h in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures between 16 and 19.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning with gusty winds. Possible hail in the south in the early afternoon. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h tending SW in the morning then becoming light in the evening.
Monday Sunny. Areas of morning frost inland. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Tuesday Mostly sunny. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h turning NE 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.
Lower West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||6||17||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NNE 22||65||NNW 23||64|
||11||18||90%||5-10mm||Nil||NNE 23||63||NNW 27||65|
||13||18||90%||5-10mm||Nil||N 38||61||NNW 36||65|
South Australian River Murray irrigators have seen their second water allocation increase within a month.
Southeastern Australia is in for a wooly few days next week as forecast models begin to jump on the cut-off low bandwagon.
A report by Hydro Tasmania has found a cloud seeding operation carried out in June did not increase rainfall in the hours before major flooding.