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Current Warnings
 

Hunter Forecast

  • Tuesday Sunny. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 23 to 28.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming NE/SE 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then tending NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 33.

  • Thursday Cloudy. Medium chance of showers, mostly in the morning. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h turning W 25 to 35 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

  • Friday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower about the Upper Hunter in the evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming NW 20 to 30 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching 24 to 29.

Issued Mon 19:15 EST

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
14:00 EST
NNW 13 19 24.5 -0.6 24.5 19 20 0.0 1013.1
14:00 EST
E 15 24 20.0 8.0 20.0 46 7 0.0 -
14:00 EST
SE 11 22 21.0 5.8 21.0 37 9 0.0 1014.7
14:00 EST
SE 13 22 24.2 3.5 24.2 26 16 0.0 1013.3
14:00 EST
ESE 11 20 20.9 4.5 20.9 34 10 0.0 -
14:00 EST
W 15 24 25.3 -4.1 24.8 14 26 0.0 1014.0
09:00 EST
NW 4   18.4 2.0 18.4 33 8 0 -
14:00 EST
WNW 19 24 22.4 -6.4 22.4 14 25 0.0 1015.2
09:00 EST
SSW 11   19.1 6.0 19.1 42 7 0 -
09:00 EST
- 0   19.8 4.0 19.8 35 7 0 -
14:00 EST
SSE 24 28 19.4 7.8 19.4 47 8 0.0 -
14:00 EST
SSE 30 33 20.3 8.9 20.3 48 10 0.0 1014.7
14:00 EST
SW 13 20 26.1 -7.9 25.2 10 29 0.0 1013.2
14:00 EST
NNW 13 22 24.6 -1.3 24.6 18 21 0.0 -
09:00 EST
W 2   19.5 2.5 19.5 32 8 0 -
14:00 EST
WSW 9 15 24.9 -1.9 24.9 17 20 0.0 -
13:50 EST
SE 28 33 20.8 5.6 20.8 37 13 0.0 1014.6
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