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Lower Derwent Weather

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Wed 10:02 EST
Current Warnings
 

Lower Derwent Forecast

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower in the south. Winds northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 8 and 13.

  • Thursday Cloudy. High chance of showers, most likely from the late morning. Snow falling above 300 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far south in the late afternoon and evening. Possible hail in the afternoon and evening. Winds northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then turning west to southwesterly 30 to 45 km/h during the afternoon and evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 5 with daytime temperatures reaching between 6 and 11.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers in the far south, medium chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 300 metres during the morning. Winds southwesterly 30 to 45 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 1 and 4 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 5 and 10.

  • Saturday Mostly sunny. Morning frost. Winds northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 3 and 3 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 6 and 11.

Issued Tue 19:40 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 %
Mostly cloudy
3 13 30% < 1mm Moderate - - - -
Mostly cloudy
6 12 30% < 1mm Nil N 14 78 N 11 70
Mostly cloudy
2 13 30% < 1mm Moderate - - - -
Mostly cloudy
4 12 30% - Slight - - - -
Mostly cloudy
-1 13 30% < 1mm High - - - -
Mostly cloudy
4 13 30% < 1mm Slight NNW 11 73 NNW 12 56
Mostly cloudy
1 13 20% < 1mm High N 13 76 NNW 11 55
Mostly cloudy
-1 13 20% < 1mm Severe - - - -
Windy
1 6 80% < 1mm High NNW 27 94 NW 27 92
Mostly cloudy
-2 4 30% < 1mm Severe - - - -
Mostly cloudy
4 13 10% < 1mm Slight - - - -
Clearing shower
1 8 70% < 1mm Moderate N 7 95 NNW 5 87
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