Lower Derwent Weather
Lower Derwent Forecast
Tuesday Mostly clear. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the far south, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds W 35 to 50 km/h decreasing to 25 to 40 km/h in the late evening.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the south in the late afternoon and evening, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds W/NW 25 to 40 km/h. Low-Moderate.
Thursday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the south, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds NW 25 to 40 km/h turning W 30 to 45 km/h during the morning then decreasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the far south, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h tending N/NW 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the south, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. Winds NW 30 to 45 km/h tending W during the morning then decreasing to 25 to 35 km/h during the evening.
Lower Derwent Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||14||21||30%||< 1mm||Nil||NW 23||70||WNW 26||61|
||14||25||30%||< 1mm||Nil||NW 15||59||NW 17||48|
||13||26||20%||< 1mm||Nil||NW 17||56||NW 18||45|
||8||19||30%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 28||88||WNW 28||70|
||9||21||30%||< 1mm||Nil||NW 15||86||WNW 18||66|
Aircraft companies are flat out dropping off food and supplies to Northern Territory communities stranded by continuing wet weather.
The Katherine River is set to flood as an active monsoon trough causes heavy rains and squally showers across the Northern Territory, registering the wettest day in five years.
The monsoon trough has redeveloped over northern Australia this week, bringing Darwin its heaviest rain five years.