Lower Derwent Weather
Lower Derwent Forecast
Monday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain this evening. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending N/NW in the afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 19 and 25. High.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain, easing to showers early. Snow falls above 800 metres in the evening. Winds NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending W/SW 20 to 30 km/h before dawn then tending W/NW 25 to 35 km/h in the morning.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the far south, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 700 metres. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h turning NW during the evening.
Thursday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds W/NW 25 to 35 km/h tending W/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the day then tending W/NW 15 to 25 km/h during the evening.
Lower Derwent Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||13||20||50%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 8||61||SSW 18||46|
||11||22||40%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 10||62||SSW 24||40|
||5||16||70%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 16||80||SSW 20||59|
||7||20||60%||< 1mm||Nil||W 5||78||S 9||47|
More than a dozen homes have lost their roofs and about 20,000 properties were left without power after very dangerous thunderstorms tore across south-east Queensland on Sunday afternoon.
Several people including babies have been rescued from Lismore Base Hospital in northern New South Wales after the roof of the maternity ward collapsed.
Severe thunderstorms caused damage in northeastern New South Wales and southeast Queensland on Sunday and should do so again during the next few days.