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Fri 01:14 WST
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Lower West Forecast

  • Thursday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm. Thunderstorms possibly severe with damaging winds and heavy rain which may lead to flash flooding. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.

  • Friday Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Heavy falls exceeding 50 mm possible in the north. Heavy rain which may lead to flash flooding possible in the morning. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NW in the morning then shifting E/SE 25 to 35 km/h in the late afternoon.

  • Saturday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the early morning. Winds SE 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the evening.

  • Sunday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon.

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the afternoon then becoming E 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.

Issued Thu 16:25 WST

Lower West Observations

Latest Observations
Station
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
02:30 WST
NNE 19 33 14.2 14.0 12.7 99 1 14.4 -
02:30 WST
N 6 11 14.8 13.3 14.1 91 1 2.4 1014.4
02:30 WST
NNE 24 31 16.6 15.8 16.6 95 1 1.8 1013.1
02:30 WST
NNE 20 31 16.1 - 16.1 - - 24.6 1014.4
02:30 WST
NNE 24 31 16.8 16.8 16.8 100 1 2.8 1012.4
02:30 WST
NE 24 35 17.3 15.1 17.3 87 2 18.4 1013.5
02:30 WST
NNE 33 44 17.2 16.1 17.2 93 2 4.4 1012.9
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The former owner of the Grantham quarry that allegedly contributed to the fatal 2011 flood has said the western embankment beside the quarry was a natural landmark and not manmade.