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Lower Derwent Weather

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Sat 22:00 EST
Current Warnings
 

Lower Derwent Forecast

  • Saturday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, falling as snow above 1000 metres. Winds S 30 to 45 km/h decreasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the evening.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, falling as snow above 900 metres. Winds S/SW 25 to 35 km/h tending S/SE 20 to 30 km/h in the morning.

  • Monday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow possible above 900 metres. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the early afternoon.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. The chance of morning frost. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SW during the day then becoming light during the afternoon.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds.

Issued Sat 16:25 EST

Lower Derwent Weather Forecasts

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Possible shower
6 12 70% - Nil SSE 17 80 SSE 17 70
Possible shower
6 12 70% 1-5mm Nil SE 16 77 SSE 17 72
Possible shower
3 12 70% 1-5mm Slight SE 13 84 SSE 13 72
Possible shower
4 12 70% 1-5mm Slight SE 10 82 SE 12 66
Possible shower
2 11 70% 1-5mm Moderate SSE 10 88 SSE 12 71
Possible shower
6 12 70% 1-5mm Nil WSW 14 75 SSE 14 63
Possible shower
4 13 60% 1-5mm Slight WSW 12 77 S 17 57
Clearing shower
3 12 20% 1-5mm Moderate SSE 10 84 SSE 12 69
Possible shower
0 4 50% < 1mm High SSW 23 98 SSW 22 87
Snow
-2 0 70% 1-5mm Severe S 11 100 SSE 13 100
Possible shower
5 12 20% 1-5mm Slight SSE 24 83 SSE 22 74
Showers
0 8 50% < 1mm High S 4 100 SE 7 80
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