Lower West Weather

Current Warnings
 

Lower West Forecast

  • Tuesday Sunny. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then shifting SW 20 to 30 km/h in the late morning and early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching 32 to 37.

  • Wednesday Sunny. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h shifting W 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching 31 to 36.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming W/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

  • Friday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming W/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Issued Mon 08:25 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
22:10 WST
SE 17 19 18.1 9.2 14.7 56 5 0.0 1014.8
22:10 WST
S 30 31 22.6 18.2 19.7 76 4 0.0 1013.7
22:10 WST
SW 13 15 19.9 14.9 19.0 73 3 0.0 1014.0
22:10 WST
S 15 19 22.9 15.9 21.9 64 4 0.0 -
22:10 WST
S 26 31 20.7 17.1 18.1 80 3 0.0 1013.7
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