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Tue 18:16 WST
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Lower West Forecast

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 20s.

  • Wednesday Sunny. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

  • Thursday Mostly sunny. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h tending NE 15 to 25 km/h early in the morning then shifting S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon then tending S/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

  • Saturday Cloud clearing. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h turning E during the morning then decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 12 with daytime temperatures reaching 23 to 28.

Issued Mon 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
18:50 WST
SSW 15 17 14.1 9.5 13.0 74 2 0.0 1021.8
18:50 WST
S 28 31 19.1 13.7 19.1 71 4 0.0 1021.4
18:50 WST
S 9 11 18.4 11.2 18.4 63 3 0.0 -
18:50 WST
SSW 26 31 18.2 12.2 18.2 68 4 0.0 1020.8
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