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Current Warnings
 

Lower Derwent Forecast

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, becoming less likely later this evening. Winds S 20 to 30 km/h tending SW in the late evening.

  • Tuesday Cloud clearing. Winds W/SW 20 to 30 km/h shifting E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the afternoon then becoming light in the late evening. High.

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the far south at night. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NW 25 to 40 km/h during the day.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the far south, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds NW 35 to 50 km/h turning W/SW 25 to 40 km/h during the morning then tending W/NW 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the far south, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds NW 15 to 20 km/h turning W/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the day.

Issued Mon 16:25 EDT

Lower Derwent 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
02:30 EDT
W 11 17 11.6 7.1 10.4 74 2 3.6 -
15:00 EDT
SSW 19   15.0 13.6 15.0 91 1 7 -
02:30 EDT
WSW 26 37 12.1 8.4 9.6 78 2 7.6 1012.8
02:30 EDT
W 20 26 12.4 6.0 10.4 65 3 2.6 1013.2
02:30 EDT
WSW 39 48 13.8 6.9 11.1 63 6 3.4 1012.7
02:20 EDT
WSW 9 11 10.9 6.4 9.9 74 2 3.4 -
02:30 EDT
WSW 11 20 11.5 5.7 10.3 67 2 2.8 1013.4
02:30 EDT
SW 19 20 12.0 6.0 10.0 66 3 4.0 1013.6
02:30 EDT
WSW 35 50 4.9 3.9 -0.5 93 1 3.0 -
02:30 EDT
SW 52 61 1.8 1.7 -5.8 99 2 9.8 -
02:30 EDT
SW 37 65 11.4 4.8 8.0 64 5 2.6 1011.5
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