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Hunter Weather

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Wed 16:07 EST
Current Warnings
 

Hunter Forecast

  • Wednesday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain, possibly heavy at times about the Central Coast in the evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the evening and increasing to 30 to 45 km/h along the coast late evening.

  • Thursday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning. Snow falling above 1400 metres. Winds SW 20 to 30 km/h turning W 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog and frost about the Upper Hunter in the morning. High (80%) chance of showers about the Lower Hunter, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 1200 metres. Winds W 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Areas of frost about the Upper Hunter in the morning. High (70%) chance of showers near the coast, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Light winds.

Issued Wed 16:30 EST

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 %
Showers
4 16 90% 1-5mm Slight WSW 10 73 SSW 15 50
Showers
5 16 80% 5-10mm Slight WSW 10 70 SSW 14 61
Showers
4 15 90% - Slight - - - -
Showers
5 16 90% 5-10mm Slight - - - -
Showers
4 16 90% 1-5mm Slight WSW 11 71 SW 15 51
Showers
3 14 80% 5-10mm Slight - - - -
Late shower
3 11 60% 1-5mm Slight WSW 19 77 SW 23 57
Showers
8 16 90% 5-10mm Nil WSW 24 66 SW 26 53
Showers
8 16 90% 5-10mm Nil WSW 24 70 SW 29 64
Showers
10 16 90% 10-20mm Nil WSW 17 69 SSW 26 67
Showers
3 14 80% 5-10mm Slight - - - -
Late shower
1 15 90% 1-5mm High WSW 5 77 SW 13 48
Possible shower
3 16 90% 5-10mm Moderate - - - -
Showers
5 16 90% 10-20mm Slight - - - -
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