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Lower Derwent Weather

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Fri 11:42 EST
Current Warnings
 

Lower Derwent Forecast

  • Friday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 300 metres. Winds S/SW 25 to 40 km/h tending W/SW 35 to 50 km/h in the late afternoon then decreasing to 25 to 40 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 5 and 10.

  • Saturday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain, possibly heavy at times. Snow possible above 800 metres. Winds W/SW 20 to 30 km/h becoming S/SE 25 to 40 km/h in the morning.

  • Sunday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow possible above 1000 metres. Winds S/SE 20 to 30 km/h tending E/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the day.

  • Monday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Snow possible above 1000 metres. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the day.

Issued Fri 05:40 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 %
Possible shower
6 11 60% - Nil SSE 22 74 SSE 19 67
Possible shower
6 11 60% 1-5mm Nil SE 23 74 SE 20 67
Possible shower
3 10 60% 1-5mm Slight SE 17 81 SE 16 68
Possible shower
4 10 60% 1-5mm Slight SE 13 79 SE 14 68
Possible shower
2 10 60% 1-5mm Moderate SSE 13 86 SE 13 68
Possible shower
6 11 60% < 1mm Nil W 21 70 S 17 61
Possible shower
4 13 60% < 1mm Slight W 18 72 S 19 53
Possible shower
3 11 20% 1-5mm Moderate S 14 82 SSE 13 66
Possible shower
0 3 70% < 1mm High SW 26 96 SW 26 93
Snow
-2 -1 60% 1-5mm Severe SSE 15 100 SSE 14 100
Possible shower
4 11 20% < 1mm Slight SSE 28 79 SSE 24 70
Possible shower
1 6 80% < 1mm High WSW 8 96 SSE 9 87
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