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Current Warnings
 

Hunter Forecast

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers about the Lower Hunter, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Thunderstorms likely mostly in the Upper Hunter. Winds NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SE in the evening.

  • Tuesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.

  • Wednesday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and early afternoon. Light winds.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. The chance of morning fog. Medium (50%) chance of showers about the Upper Hunter, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming NW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.

  • Friday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower about the Upper Hunter in the morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds W 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the evening.

Issued Mon 16:30 EDT

Hunter 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 %
Rain developing
19 31 90% 10-20mm Nil SSW 8 76 S 14 59
Rain
18 25 90% 10-20mm Nil SSW 7 84 S 11 80
Rain developing
20 34 90% - Nil - - - -
Rain developing
20 33 90% 20-40mm Nil - - - -
Rain developing
19 31 90% 20-40mm Nil SSW 8 81 S 14 61
Rain
18 27 90% 10-20mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
21 30 90% 5-10mm Nil N 18 70 W 25 50
Rain developing
21 24 90% 20-40mm Nil SSW 16 83 S 24 69
Possible thunderstorm
20 25 90% 10-20mm Nil SSW 18 85 S 25 85
Rain
20 23 90% 10-20mm Nil SSW 13 88 S 21 83
Rain
18 27 90% 10-20mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
19 33 90% 5-10mm Nil SSW 6 70 W 20 46
Possible thunderstorm
18 32 90% 20-40mm Nil - - - -
Rain developing
19 32 90% 20-40mm Nil - - - -
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