Lower Derwent Weather
Lower Derwent Forecast
Wednesday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers in the south, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 1000 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far south later tonight. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h.
Thursday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 700 metres early then slowly rising. The chance of a thunderstorm in the early morning. Winds W/SW 25 to 40 km/h tending S/SW in the morning then NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening. Low-Moderate.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the far south. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/SW in the middle of the day, then N/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Winds NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning, then N/NE 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon.
Sunday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. Winds N 25 to 35 km/h increasing to 30 to 45 km/h during the afternoon then shifting SW 25 to 35 km/h during the evening.
Lower Derwent Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||7||14||70%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 28||61||WSW 30||59|
||7||16||70%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 21||55||SW 17||41|
||6||16||40%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 22||50||SSW 16||34|
|Windy with showers
||1||9||40%||< 1mm||Moderate||SW 28||82||WSW 27||70|
|Windy with snow
||3||12||40%||< 1mm||Slight||WSW 14||76||WSW 12||65|
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