Lower Derwent Weather
Lower Derwent Forecast
Thursday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain, becoming less likely in the early afternoon, tending to showers in the evening. Winds NW/NE 40 to 60 km/h becoming NW 45 to 60 km/h in the late afternoon then tending W 40 to 60 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 18 and 24. Very High.
Friday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 900 metres. Winds W/SW 40 to 60 km/h becoming SW 35 to 50 km/h before dawn then turning W 25 to 35 km/h in the evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h turning NW 15 to 25 km/h during the evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the morning. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h shifting S/SE during the day then tending NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Lower Derwent Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||8||14||20%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 54||65||WSW 51||59|
||8||15||20%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 37||54||-||-|
||8||16||20%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 32||50||SW 35||40|
|Windy with rain
||1||7||90%||1-5mm||High||WSW 41||86||WSW 39||72|
|Windy with snow
|Windy with showers
||2||10||80%||1-5mm||Moderate||WSW 26||83||WSW 26||63|
Parts of Victoria, Tasmania and South Australia could be lashed by storms and damaging winds on Thursday as a cold front sweeps across Australia's southeast.
It is storm season in Australia and, while being struck by lightning is considered a rare occurrence, there are several steps people can take to keep safe.
Storm-weary parts of southeast Queensland and northeast New South Wales are preparing for another bout of wild weather today.