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Wed 22:26 WST
Current Warnings
 

Lower West Forecast

  • 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 Wed 08:25 EST

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 %
Showers
14 19 40% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Clearing shower
8 17 40% < 1mm Nil WSW 8 91 WSW 15 65
Possible shower
11 20 50% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Clearing shower
12 17 20% < 1mm Nil WSW 12 81 WSW 15 63
Clearing shower
14 20 40% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Clearing shower
15 20 50% < 1mm Nil WSW 10 72 WSW 19 61
Possible shower
11 21 40% < 1mm Nil WSW 16 75 SW 17 62
Possible shower
11 21 40% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
17 21 40% < 1mm Nil WSW 24 64 SW 26 57
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