Lower Derwent Weather
Lower Derwent Forecast
Saturday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, becoming less likely this morning. Snow falling above 900 metres. Winds W 30 to 45 km/h decreasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 8 and 12.
Sunday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain from the late morning. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the morning.
Monday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 1000 metres. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/SE 25 to 35 km/h during the morning.
Tuesday Cloudy. Patches of morning frost in the far south. Medium (40%) chance of showers. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning.
Lower Derwent Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||5||11||40%||-||Slight||ENE 15||74||ENE 14||61|
||5||10||40%||< 1mm||Slight||ENE 20||79||NE 19||68|
||1||10||40%||< 1mm||Moderate||NE 14||86||NE 15||69|
||1||10||40%||< 1mm||High||ENE 11||86||NE 12||67|
||-1||10||40%||< 1mm||High||ENE 9||89||ENE 10||66|
||5||11||40%||< 1mm||Slight||ENE 10||71||NNE 11||54|
||3||11||50%||< 1mm||Moderate||NNE 9||72||ENE 12||55|
||1||10||20%||< 1mm||High||ENE 9||84||ENE 10||67|
||0||4||60%||< 1mm||High||E 24||93||NNE 26||86|
||-2||1||40%||< 1mm||Severe||ENE 10||100||ENE 10||100|
||5||10||60%||-||Slight||ENE 18||75||ENE 16||66|
||1||6||40%||< 1mm||High||NE 5||98||NE 9||81|
It was a chilly morning over central parts of Australia under a cloudless night sky.
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