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Thu 22:00 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 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 %
Possible thunderstorm
12 17 80% 10-20mm Nil NE 12 100 NNE 10 90
Thunderstorms
13 17 90% 5-10mm Nil NNE 9 94 E 8 78
Possible thunderstorm
12 20 80% 10-20mm Nil NE 12 99 W 11 75
Thunderstorms
12 17 90% 10-20mm Nil NNE 12 100 E 10 90
Possible thunderstorm
13 21 90% 10-20mm Nil SW 14 91 NW 13 68
Possible thunderstorm
14 19 80% 1-5mm Nil NE 8 98 E 7 83
Possible thunderstorm
13 20 90% 10-20mm Nil NNE 13 93 W 9 78
Possible thunderstorm
13 20 90% 10-20mm Nil NE 11 94 N 10 74
Possible thunderstorm
15 19 90% 5-10mm Nil NNE 19 83 W 13 74
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