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Current Warnings
 

Hunter Forecast

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers about the Lower Hunter, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Thunderstorms likely mostly in the Upper Hunter. Winds NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SE in the evening.

  • Tuesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.

  • Wednesday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and early afternoon. Light winds.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. The chance of morning fog. Medium (50%) chance of showers about the Upper Hunter, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming NW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.

  • Friday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower about the Upper Hunter in the morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds W 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the evening.

Issued Mon 16:30 EDT

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
04:00 EDT
S 13 17 21.5 18.9 21.5 85 2 0.6 1010.4
04:00 EDT
SSW 6 11 21.1 18.1 21.1 83 2 0.2 -
04:00 EDT
SW 4 9 21.1 17.9 21.1 82 2 3.0 1011.5
04:00 EDT
- 0 0 21.1 19.0 21.1 88 1 1.6 1010.7
04:00 EDT
- 0 4 18.4 18.2 18.4 99 1 1.0 -
04:00 EDT
NE 13 20 21.6 19.2 21.6 86 2 0.0 1011.2
09:00 EDT
NW 7   28.0 18.3 29.0 56 6 - -
04:00 EDT
ESE 13 17 21.9 17.7 21.9 77 3 3.4 1013.2
15:00 EDT
ENE 17   26.0 21.5 28.0 76 3 0 -
09:00 EDT
- 0   24.5 21.5 24.5 83 2 0 -
04:00 EDT
SSW 28 35 21.6 20.6 21.6 94 2 0.0 -
04:00 EDT
SSW 22 28 20.8 20.0 20.8 95 2 13.0 1010.9
04:00 EDT
- 0 0 21.8 18.8 21.8 83 2 2.8 1010.5
15:00 EDT
NW 11   38.4 14.8 39.0 25 25 0 -
03:50 EDT
SE 7 7 21.1 19.7 21.1 92 1 4.8 -
04:00 EDT
SSW 20 30 21.6 20.6 21.6 94 2 1.8 1010.3
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