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Current Warnings
 

Hunter Forecast

  • Tuesday Clear. Light winds. Large and powerful surf conditions in the afternoon and evening are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as rock fishing, swimming and surfing.

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny. Areas of fog and frost in the morning. Slight (30%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe in the morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds.

  • Thursday Areas of fog in the early morning. Mostly sunny day. Winds N/NW and light becoming NW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the middle of the day.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h tending W 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon.

  • Saturday Mostly sunny. Patchy morning fog about the Upper Hunter. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the evening.

Issued Tue 16:30 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
01:10 EST
- 0 0 0.8 0.5 0.8 98 0 0.0 1032.7
01:00 EST
- 0 0 5.1 4.5 5.1 96 1 0.0 -
01:10 EST
- 0 0 3.4 2.6 3.4 94 1 0.0 -
01:10 EST
W 4 4 3.9 3.6 3.9 98 1 0.0 -
01:10 EST
NW 7 7 -1.9 -3.2 -4.6 91 1 0.0 1033.1
15:00 EST
NE 4   12.0 0.8 12.0 46 4 0 -
01:10 EST
SE 20 22 3.2 -0.8 -1.2 75 2 0.0 1031.6
15:00 EST
SSW 15   15.1 3.9 15.1 47 6 0 -
15:00 EST
SE 4   16.2 3.7 16.2 43 5 0 -
01:10 EST
WNW 15 15 9.0 6.2 6.7 82 1 0.0 -
01:10 EST
W 13 17 8.9 6.6 6.8 85 1 0.0 -
01:10 EST
W 7 9 0.0 -0.1 -2.4 99 1 0.0 1033.0
15:00 EST
WNW 7   16.0 1.3 16.0 37 7 0 -
01:10 EST
W 9 9 4.1 3.1 1.8 93 1 0.0 -
01:10 EST
NW 17 19 7.9 3.9 5.1 76 2 0.0 1032.6
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