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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 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 %
Late shower
17 36 40% < 1mm Nil NNW 15 54 N 16 27
Possible shower
19 33 40% < 1mm Nil N 12 56 NNE 16 45
Late shower
17 35 40% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Late shower
17 36 40% < 1mm Nil NNW 12 57 NNE 15 27
Possible shower
18 34 40% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Late shower
16 29 50% < 1mm Nil NNW 22 61 NW 20 35
Mostly sunny
19 31 30% < 1mm Nil N 17 61 NE 25 36
Mostly sunny
19 30 60% < 1mm Nil N 20 64 NE 27 58
Mostly sunny
20 28 40% < 1mm Nil N 16 67 NNE 25 57
Possible shower
18 34 40% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
16 34 30% < 1mm Nil NNW 10 57 NW 16 25
Late shower
17 36 40% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Late shower
17 35 40% < 1mm Nil - - - -
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