Lower Derwent Weather
Lower Derwent Forecast
Thursday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the far south, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h tending W/SW 25 to 35 km/h in the middle of the day then tending W/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 12 and 17. Low-Moderate.
Friday Partly cloudy. The chance of fog in the early morning. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the far south, most likely at night. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NW 20 to 30 km/h during the day.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers in the south, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. Winds N/NW 25 to 35 km/h turning W 25 to 40 km/h during the morning.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the south. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h turning S/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.
Lower Derwent Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||10||16||50%||1-5mm||Nil||W 37||69||W 46||58|
||11||16||50%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 24||65||W 36||48|
||9||17||80%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 25||66||W 41||44|
|Windy with showers
||5||8||90%||1-5mm||Nil||WNW 24||83||W 32||76|
||5||10||90%||1-5mm||Nil||WNW 18||92||W 26||74|
Bad weather continues to hinder the cyclone recovery effort in north Queensland where flooding and fallen trees still block roads, phone lines are down and many homes remain without power.
All south-east Queensland schools will be shut today and businesses asked to close by lunchtime as ex-Cyclone Debbie nears, bringing severe thunderstorms, torrential rain and flash flooding.
All south-east Queensland schools are closed today and businesses are being advised to shut their doors as the region prepares for a deluge from ex-Cyclone Debbie.