Lower Derwent Weather
Lower Derwent Forecast
Saturday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, becoming less likely this morning. Snow falling above 900 metres. Winds W 30 to 45 km/h decreasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 8 and 12.
Sunday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain from the late morning. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the morning.
Monday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 1000 metres. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/SE 25 to 35 km/h during the morning.
Tuesday Cloudy. Patches of morning frost in the far south. Medium (40%) chance of showers. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning.
Lower Derwent Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||4||12||50%||-||Slight||N 13||89||N 12||69|
||6||12||50%||< 1mm||Nil||N 16||86||NNE 14||71|
||3||12||50%||< 1mm||Slight||N 13||82||NNE 11||66|
||3||12||50%||< 1mm||Moderate||N 10||77||N 10||62|
||1||13||50%||< 1mm||High||N 9||82||N 10||61|
||3||12||50%||1-5mm||Moderate||N 11||88||N 12||63|
||3||12||40%||1-5mm||Moderate||NNW 9||90||N 12||64|
||-1||12||20%||< 1mm||Severe||N 10||91||N 10||64|
||0||7||60%||1-5mm||High||NNW 24||92||NNW 25||81|
||-3||3||50%||< 1mm||Severe||N 10||100||N 11||100|
||5||12||20%||-||Slight||N 17||94||N 16||75|
||1||9||50%||1-5mm||High||N 5||95||N 9||77|
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