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Current Warnings
 

Hunter Forecast

  • Friday Becoming cloudy. Areas of fog about the Upper Hunter early this morning. Areas of morning frost about the Upper Hunter. Medium (50%) chance of showers about the Lower Hunter, most likely during this afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm along the coastal fringe late this afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 13 and 17.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog about the Upper Hunter in the early morning. Slight (30%) chance of a shower about the Lower Hunter in the morning and afternoon. Light winds.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Patchy morning fog. Areas of morning frost about the Upper Hunter. Light winds.

  • Monday Patchy morning fog. Mostly sunny day. Light winds.

Issued Fri 05:15 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
10:00 EST
WSW 11 20 12.4 3.6 11.3 55 4 0.0 1018.4
10:00 EST
WSW 15 22 12.5 4.2 11.0 57 4 0.0 -
10:00 EST
SW 11 20 12.9 4.8 11.9 58 3 0.0 1018.8
10:00 EST
WNW 17 22 12.3 5.2 10.5 62 3 0.0 1018.9
10:00 EST
W 9 19 10.6 5.6 9.5 71 2 0.0 -
10:00 EST
WSW 11 17 9.6 5.2 8.0 74 2 0.0 1019.7
09:00 EST
- 0   8.5 4.0 8.5 73 1 0 -
10:00 EST
NW 13 17 5.9 2.4 3.2 78 1 0.0 1018.5
09:00 EST
SW 19   10.5 5.0 8.2 69 3 1 -
09:00 EST
- 0   11.2 5.4 11.2 67 2 3 -
10:00 EST
SW 17 24 13.1 6.0 11.5 62 3 0.0 -
10:00 EST
SW 11 19 12.9 6.3 11.9 64 3 0.0 1018.2
10:00 EST
SW 6 13 11.3 4.1 11.0 61 3 0.0 1019.1
09:00 EST
WNW 13   10.5 5.3 8.8 70 2 1 -
09:50 EST
W 13 17 12.9 3.8 11.7 54 4 0.0 -
10:00 EST
WNW 19 20 13.1 4.0 11.4 54 5 0.0 1018.8
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