Lower Derwent Weather
Lower Derwent Forecast
Friday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain in the far south, medium (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds N 15 to 25 km/h.
Saturday Cloudy. Areas of fog in the south in the early morning. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds N 15 to 20 km/h turning W/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the early afternoon. Low-Moderate.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers at night. Winds W/NW 25 to 35 km/h turning N/NE 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.
Monday Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 1200 metres. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h turning NW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then increasing to 25 to 40 km/h during the evening.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the south, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 900 metres. Winds NW 30 to 45 km/h turning W 30 to 40 km/h during the morning then increasing to 35 to 50 km/h during the afternoon.
Lower Derwent Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||8||16||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NE 31||75||NW 14||69|
||7||18||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NNE 17||72||WNW 18||56|
||6||18||90%||1-5mm||Nil||N 18||78||NW 25||70|
||2||11||90%||1-5mm||Moderate||NE 21||91||WNW 23||88|
|Windy with showers
||3||12||90%||1-5mm||Moderate||NE 10||89||WNW 16||78|
Parts of New South Wales have been warned to prepare for wild weather overnight as a low-pressure system from Tasmania gets set to batter northern parts of the state.
Three adults and two young children have been rescued by helicopter after becoming trapped in floodwaters in Huonville, south-east of Tasmania.
Power may not be restored to Eyre Peninsula homes until the early hours of the morning after twin tornadoes and wild weather caused significant damage to transmission towers in South Australia.