Lower West Weather
Lower West Forecast
Monday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers during the morning and afternoon. Winds W/SW 25 to 35 km/h turning S 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 17 and 21.
Tuesday Sunny. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/SE early in the morning.
Wednesday Sunny. Winds E/NE 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the afternoon then becoming E 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming S/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon.
Lower West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||16||29||10%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 10||58||WSW 16||35|
||13||28||10%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 9||58||SW 17||33|
||13||32||10%||< 1mm||Nil||W 10||59||SW 19||34|
||14||29||10%||< 1mm||Nil||NW 11||63||WSW 16||37|
||16||26||10%||< 1mm||Nil||S 16||77||SSW 24||54|
||15||25||30%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 8||64||SSW 24||51|
||14||27||10%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 13||70||SW 21||47|
||16||32||10%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 10||52||WSW 17||31|
||17||22||10%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 21||67||SSW 36||67|
The heat currently affecting southeastern Australia is rare, not just for this time of year but even for summer, covering an unusually large area.
As South Australia continues to heat up in unseasonably hot weather, the Country Fire Service (CFS) has issued an extreme fire danger rating for the Mount Lofty Ranges and the state's lower south-east.
A Western Queensland grazier who has overcome depression says he will not allow the current drought to drag him back into the dark days of negative thinking.