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Current Warnings
 

Lower West Forecast

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Winds S 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening.

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the coast. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening.

  • Wednesday Sunny. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h turning E 20 to 25 km/h during the day.

  • Thursday Sunny. Winds E/NE 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming S/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon.

Issued Sun 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
03:20 WST
SE 11 15 9.3 - 7.6 - - 0.0 -
03:20 WST
SE 9 9 6.9 5.4 5.1 90 1 0.2 1021.0
03:20 WST
E 15 20 14.5 9.3 13.5 71 3 0.0 1021.0
03:20 WST
ENE 13 15 7.1 4.8 4.6 85 1 0.0 1021.3
09:00 WST
WSW 9   20.2 14.6 20.2 70 3 1 1014.7
03:20 WST
ESE 4 4 12.5 6.5 12.8 67 2 0.0 -
03:20 WST
ENE 6 7 8.5 5.3 7.7 80 1 0.0 1021.3
03:20 WST
ESE 19 26 15.3 7.8 15.3 61 4 0.0 1020.8
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