Lower West Weather
Lower West Forecast
Wednesday Clear. Winds S/SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Thursday Sunny. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then tending SE/SW in the late afternoon.
Friday Very hot and sunny. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/NE 25 to 35 km/h early in the morning then tending E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Saturday Very hot. Sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the afternoon. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h tending NE during the morning then shifting SW 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon.
Sunday Mostly sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northeast in the afternoon. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming SW 15 to 25 km/h during the day.
Lower West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||15||30||20%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 20||61||SE 15||31|
||18||30||10%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 17||56||S 16||41|
||19||25||30%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 28||64||SSW 34||63|
Australia's energy operator has found power plant failures contributed to the unprecedented pressure on the New South Wales electricity grid during this month's heatwave.
Flying fox rescuers in Sydney are experiencing "the worst season ever" as a record number of bats get caught and injured in nets used to protect backyard fruit trees.
With a few days to go until the official end to the summer season, it looks like parts of New South Wales could still see the odd drop of rain.