Lower Derwent Weather
Lower Derwent Forecast
Monday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower, most likely in the afternoon. Snow possible above 1000 metres. Light winds becoming NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming NE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 12 and 16. Low-Moderate.
Tuesday Mostly sunny morning. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then tending NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning. Snow possible above 1200 metres. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h turning E/NE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning, and N/NE during the evening.
Thursday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain, most likely from late morning. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending E/NE 35 to 50 km/h during the morning.
Lower Derwent Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||9||15||50%||1-5mm||Nil||SW 16||80||WSW 24||73|
||8||17||50%||1-5mm||Nil||WSW 12||68||WSW 17||60|
||6||18||50%||< 1mm||Nil||W 14||69||WSW 22||52|
||4||11||80%||1-5mm||Slight||W 17||92||W 23||93|
|Frost then sunny
||5||14||80%||1-5mm||Slight||W 8||92||W 15||84|
Forbes' Lachlan River in central west New South Wales has peaked, the State Emergency Service says, with at least .
The flood-hit area of Forbes in central-western NSW is readying itself for the worst of a slow-moving flood, with the peak expected to hit after midnight.
Farmers near Forbes in the New South Wales central west are bracing for extensive loses as their crops continue to be inundated with flood waters, which are expected to peak later today.