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Hunter Weather

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Thu 16:19 EDT
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Hunter Forecast

  • Thursday Hot. Sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and early evening. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h tending W/NW 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then turning N/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon and evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 36 to 41.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers about the Upper Hunter, slight chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm inland in the afternoon and early evening. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h early in the morning then tending E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to the low 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 29 to 37.

  • Saturday Hot. Mostly sunny morning. Medium chance of showers in the afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and early evening. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending W/NW in the morning then tending E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching 32 to 37.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers about the Upper Hunter, slight chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming S/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 19 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 35.

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower in the afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon. Light winds becoming NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching 31 to 37.

Issued Wed 19:01 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
17:20 EDT
NNE 19 20 39.1 6.7 36.8 14 45 0.0 1003.8
17:20 EDT
NNE 13 17 32.9 14.9 32.3 33 16 0.0 -
17:10 EDT
E 9 11 33.7 17.8 34.5 38 13 0.0 -
17:20 EDT
- 0 0 39.3 5.8 36.8 13 30 0.0 1004.1
17:20 EDT
E 11 13 33.5 15.4 33.1 33 16 0.0 -
17:20 EDT
WNW 17 19 36.8 8.6 34.8 18 34 0.0 1007.6
17:00 EDT
W 9 13 34.5 6.7 32.3 18 26 0.0 1011.0
09:00 EDT
NNE 19   23.0 18.4 23.0 75 3 0 1009.9
09:00 EDT
NW 9   27.5 18.1 28.0 57 6 0 -
17:10 EDT
ENE 22 30 24.1 18.7 24.1 72 4 0.0 -
17:20 EDT
NE 31 35 22.5 19.2 22.5 81 3 0.0 -
17:20 EDT
WNW 6 7 38.6 1.6 35.6 10 37 0.0 1005.8
17:20 EDT
NW 11 13 38.9 6.5 36.5 14 37 0.0 -
15:00 EDT
SW 13   40.8 12.6 40.0 19 35 0 -
17:00 EDT
SW 9 13 39.6 6.4 37.1 13 37 0.0 -
17:10 EDT
ENE 30 39 36.2 14.2 35.5 26 35 0.0 1004.7
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