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Current Warnings
 

Hunter Forecast

  • Tuesday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm mostly in the Upper Hunter. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and early afternoon. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then tending E/NE in the evening.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain about the Upper Hunter, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE and light tending NW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then increasing to 30 to 45 km/h in the early afternoon.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers along the coastal fringe, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h shifting SE during the afternoon.

  • Saturday Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the day.

Issued Tue 16:30 EDT

Hunter 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
21:20 EDT
NNW 2 7 21.1 20.3 21.1 95 1 2.0 1011.9
21:20 EDT
N 2 4 20.9 18.4 20.9 85 1 5.2 -
21:20 EDT
- 0 0 21.4 20.0 21.4 92 1 2.2 -
21:20 EDT
WNW 11 13 21.2 20.4 21.2 95 1 4.2 1012.1
21:20 EDT
NW 4 6 20.2 20.2 20.2 100 1 8.8 -
21:20 EDT
WSW 11 13 21.6 19.7 21.6 89 2 0.2 1013.9
09:00 EDT
W 4   25.6 19.5 27.0 69 3 - -
21:20 EDT
S 9 13 20.6 18.2 20.6 86 2 0.2 1014.9
15:00 EDT
SSE 15   24.1 20.9 24.1 82 2 0 -
21:20 EDT
NW 19 22 21.8 20.0 21.8 89 2 0.0 -
21:20 EDT
NW 7 9 21.7 21.7 21.7 100 1 14.8 -
21:20 EDT
S 9 11 21.8 21.0 21.8 95 1 2.4 1012.4
15:00 EDT
ESE 11   30.1 21.3 33.0 59 6 0 -
21:20 EDT
NNE 13 17 20.7 20.1 20.7 96 1 8.2 -
21:20 EDT
NNW 13 15 21.0 20.0 21.0 94 1 1.8 1011.8
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