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Lower Derwent Weather

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Fri 22:05 EST
Current Warnings
 

Lower Derwent Forecast

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the far south, most likely later tonight. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Snow possible above 1000 metres. Winds N 25 to 40 km/h increasing to 30 to 45 km/h in the late evening.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Snow falling above 400 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south in the morning and afternoon. Possible hail in the morning and afternoon. Winds N/NW 35 to 50 km/h tending W/NW 35 to 55 km/h early in the morning then becoming NW 35 to 50 km/h in the late evening.

  • Sunday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, with possible hail in the south. Snow falling above 400 metres. Winds NW 35 to 55 km/h.

  • Monday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon with possible hail in the south. Snow falling to low levels. Winds W 35 to 50 km/h turning NW 25 to 40 km/h during the evening.

  • Tuesday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers. Snow possible above 800 metres. Winds NW 35 to 50 km/h turning W 30 to 45 km/h during the afternoon.

Issued Fri 16:25 EST

Lower Derwent Weather Forecasts

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Showers easing
4 10 60% - Slight W 32 91 W 37 55
Windy with showers
5 10 60% 1-5mm Slight W 41 89 W 44 64
Windy with showers
2 10 60% 1-5mm Moderate W 30 93 W 35 62
Windy with showers
2 10 60% 5-10mm Moderate W 26 90 W 31 59
Windy with showers
1 10 60% 1-5mm Moderate W 24 96 W 30 54
Windy with showers
4 10 60% < 1mm Slight NW 24 75 W 31 41
Possible shower
4 11 40% < 1mm Slight NW 26 77 W 32 41
Showers easing
1 9 40% 1-5mm High W 24 98 WNW 31 60
Windy with snow
0 1 90% 5-10mm High W 39 90 W 38 87
Windy with snow
-2 0 60% 1-5mm Severe W 26 100 W 30 100
Windy with showers
4 10 40% < 1mm Slight W 41 95 W 42 56
Rain
0 4 90% 5-10mm High W 22 98 W 25 78
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