Lower West Weather
Lower West Forecast
Thursday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 17.
Friday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the coast in the evening. Light winds.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming S 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending SE/SW 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|
||7||17||90%||1-5mm||Nil||ENE 5||86||NW 12||60|
||11||19||90%||1-5mm||Nil||ENE 5||80||NW 11||62|
||15||17||90%||1-5mm||Nil||E 14||76||NW 22||64|
One of Australia's wettest winters on record has primed parts of the country for above-average bushfire potential this season.
Farmers at Ouse in the Derwent Valley deserve joint state and Commonwealth disaster relief grants, the Tasmanian Flood Recovery Taskforce says.
The heaviest August rain in decades turned central Australia into an eerie place this week, causing waterfalls and thick fog.