Lower West Weather
Lower West Forecast
Friday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower or a thunderstorm in the north during this afternoon and early evening. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures 30 to 35.
Saturday Mostly sunny morning. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and early evening. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the late evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h turning S/SW during the morning then becoming light during the evening.
Monday Sunny morning. The chance of a shower in the south in the afternoon. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SW during the afternoon then tending S/SE during the evening.
Lower West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||11||20||30%||1-5mm||Nil||W 5||76||W 12||52|
||9||22||40%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 7||56||WSW 17||35|
||8||23||30%||1-5mm||Nil||W 5||78||WSW 12||46|
||9||20||40%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 6||78||W 12||54|
||14||21||30%||1-5mm||Nil||N 9||73||WSW 16||58|
||12||21||20%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 7||61||SW 17||47|
||13||22||30%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 6||69||W 13||52|
||11||23||30%||1-5mm||Nil||W 5||69||WSW 12||44|
||16||19||40%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 16||56||SSW 28||55|
The last few nights have brought a spectacular light show to Tasmania, southern Victoria and New Zealand, with the potential for more to come over the next few weeks.
Grantham floods inquiry: Denis Wagner considers legal options after report finds quarry impact 'insignificant'
The former owner of the Grantham quarry is considering his legal options after an inquiry found it did not contribute to the town's deadly 2011 floods.
The Grantham Floods Commission of Inquiry has ruled the Grantham quarry played little role in the deadly 2011 flood and its owners were unjustly blamed.