Lower Derwent Weather
Lower Derwent Forecast
Wednesday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the far south, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds N/NW 25 to 35 km/h.
Thursday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain in the south, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 600 metres late. Winds N/NW 30 to 45 km/h turning W 35 to 50 km/h in the evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of frost in the early morning. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the south, most likely at night. Snow possible above 500 metres. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h turning N/NW during the day.
Saturday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 300 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far south in the morning and afternoon. Winds N/NW 30 to 45 km/h tending W/NW 25 to 40 km/h during the morning.
Sunday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 400 metres. Winds NW 35 to 50 km/h.
Lower Derwent Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||6||15||90%||-||Nil||NNW 29||74||NNW 35||57|
||8||14||90%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 33||77||NNW 39||66|
||5||14||90%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 26||74||NW 35||63|
||5||14||90%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 24||70||NW 33||60|
||3||14||90%||1-5mm||Moderate||NNW 22||72||NW 32||58|
||7||15||90%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 21||63||NNW 33||44|
||5||15||80%||< 1mm||Slight||NNW 22||70||NNW 33||47|
||3||15||20%||1-5mm||Moderate||NNW 22||70||NW 32||56|
||2||7||90%||1-5mm||Moderate||NW 38||82||NW 42||81|
|Windy with snow
||0||5||90%||1-5mm||High||NNW 24||100||NW 33||100|
||6||14||10%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 34||81||NNW 39||64|
|Wind and rain increasing
||4||10||90%||5-10mm||Slight||NNW 20||85||NW 29||74|
The owner of a quarry which allegedly contributed to the fatal 2011 Grantham flood says a safety bund appeared to be man made and may have been built without his knowledge.
Chilly weather will quickly turn to very warm and windy conditions this weekend over many parts of Australia's interior this weekend.
Rain in southwestern parts of Western Australia has provided some places with the best drink in over a year, but more is yet to come.