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Wed 17:25 WST
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Lower West Forecast

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny. Winds NE 15 to 25 km/h tending N 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of showers or a thunderstorm in the late afternoon and evening. Heavy falls and damaging winds possible in the late afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 25 to 40 km/h turning NW 30 to 40 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

  • Friday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers or a thunderstorm, most likely in the morning. Heavy falls and damaging winds possible in the early morning. Winds NW 25 to 40 km/h turning W during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 19.

  • Saturday Cloudy. High chance of showers. Winds W/SW 20 to 30 km/h tending W/NW 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 21.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h turning W 20 to 30 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 21.

Issued Tue 21:00 EST

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
21:00 WST
E 13 17 9.8 4.0 7.9 67 2 0.0 1016.6
21:00 WST
ESE 9 11 16.7 9.1 16.7 61 3 0.0 1015.2
21:00 WST
- 0 4 11.2 0.3 11.2 47 4 0.0 1015.5
21:00 WST
ESE 4 4 16.9 6.1 16.9 49 4 0.0 1015.0
21:00 WST
ESE 13 15 22.1 4.2 22.1 31 12 0.0 1015.0
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