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Hunter Forecast

  • Wednesday Clear. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h.

  • Thursday Sunny. Winds NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon.

  • Friday Sunny morning. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and early evening. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the day.

  • Sunday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon.

Issued Wed 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 %
Showers
18 28 90% 5-10mm Nil SSE 8 78 S 24 64
Showers
19 25 90% 10-20mm Nil S 11 85 S 21 82
Showers
18 25 90% - Nil - - - -
Showers
17 30 80% 10-20mm Nil - - - -
Showers
18 28 80% 5-10mm Nil SSE 7 78 S 20 59
Showers
17 23 90% 10-20mm Nil - - - -
Showers
16 28 90% 5-10mm Nil SE 24 76 SSE 28 44
Showers
20 24 80% 10-20mm Nil S 8 72 S 26 61
Possible shower
20 25 90% 10-20mm Nil S 11 81 S 24 84
Showers
21 24 90% 10-20mm Nil S 14 89 S 29 91
Showers
17 23 90% 10-20mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
17 31 80% 5-10mm Nil SE 12 68 SSE 24 42
Showers increasing
18 29 90% 10-20mm Nil - - - -
Showers
18 29 80% 10-20mm Nil - - - -
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