Lower Derwent Weather
Lower Derwent Forecast
Tuesday Cloudy. Winds NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon then tending NW/NE in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 15 and 20. Low-Moderate.
Wednesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the far south, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h turning W/SW 25 to 35 km/h in the morning.
Thursday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Snow falling above 800 metres. Winds W/SW 20 to 30 km/h tending S/SW 25 to 40 km/h during the morning then tending W/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost in the far south. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Snow possible above 1000 metres. Winds NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending SE/SW during the afternoon then tending NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Lower Derwent Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||7||14||80%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 30||67||WSW 30||62|
||8||15||80%||1-5mm||Nil||WSW 22||57||SW 19||42|
||6||15||40%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 23||52||SSW 17||36|
||1||9||70%||< 1mm||Moderate||WSW 29||88||WSW 26||78|
|Windy with snow
||3||12||60%||< 1mm||Moderate||WSW 14||82||WSW 12||70|
The Queensland Government will have the final say in assessing a major flood mitigation levee for Roma in the state's southern inland.
Residents in Tennant Creek say last weekend's rainfall was not recorded by the system that controversially replaced the local weather radar last year.
A deep low pressure system located over the Tasman Sea has whipped up wild winds and large waves in the past 24 hours, with maximum wave heights peaking at eight metres off the coast from Sydney.