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Fri 18:47 WST
Current Warnings
 

Lower West Forecast

  • Friday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Gusty winds. Winds S/SW 15 to 25 km/h turning E/SE 20 to 30 km/h in the evening.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the north in the early morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm inland in the early morning. Gusty winds in the early morning. Winds E/SE 25 to 35 km/h becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming E/SE and light in the evening.

  • Sunday Mostly sunny. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day.

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h during the morning.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h.

Issued Fri 16:25 WST

Lower West Weather Forecasts

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Rain
10 16 60% 5-10mm Nil NE 18 72 NE 13 62
Late shower
9 17 60% 1-5mm Nil NE 18 83 NNE 14 54
Rain
10 20 60% 5-10mm Nil NE 18 74 N 13 53
Late shower
10 16 60% 5-10mm Nil NE 18 75 NE 13 62
Rain
10 21 60% 5-10mm Nil NE 21 76 NNE 16 53
Rain
13 19 70% 5-10mm Nil ENE 18 72 NNE 16 59
Rain
13 20 60% 5-10mm Nil NE 21 65 NNE 16 52
Rain
11 20 60% 5-10mm Nil NE 17 67 NNE 12 52
Rain
14 19 80% 1-5mm Nil NE 31 64 NNE 23 58
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