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Fri 22:05 EST
Current Warnings
 

Lower Derwent Forecast

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the far south, most likely later tonight. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Snow possible above 1000 metres. Winds N 25 to 40 km/h increasing to 30 to 45 km/h in the late evening.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Snow falling above 400 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south in the morning and afternoon. Possible hail in the morning and afternoon. Winds N/NW 35 to 50 km/h tending W/NW 35 to 55 km/h early in the morning then becoming NW 35 to 50 km/h in the late evening.

  • Sunday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, with possible hail in the south. Snow falling above 400 metres. Winds NW 35 to 55 km/h.

  • Monday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon with possible hail in the south. Snow falling to low levels. Winds W 35 to 50 km/h turning NW 25 to 40 km/h during the evening.

  • Tuesday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers. Snow possible above 800 metres. Winds NW 35 to 50 km/h turning W 30 to 45 km/h during the afternoon.

Issued Fri 16:25 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
2 12 60% - Moderate WNW 31 73 WNW 32 65
Possible shower
4 11 60% 5-10mm Slight WNW 41 77 W 42 74
Possible shower
1 11 60% 5-10mm High WNW 34 77 W 34 71
Possible shower
1 11 60% 5-10mm High WNW 29 75 W 30 69
Possible shower
-1 11 60% 5-10mm Severe WNW 26 75 WNW 27 67
Possible shower
3 12 60% 1-5mm Moderate NW 26 66 WNW 29 53
Late shower
1 13 60% 1-5mm High NW 25 68 WNW 29 50
Possible shower
-1 11 60% 5-10mm Severe WNW 26 76 WNW 28 68
Snow tending to rain
-2 3 90% 5-10mm Severe WNW 41 94 W 37 96
Windy with snow
-4 1 60% 1-5mm Severe WNW 26 100 WNW 28 100
Late shower
3 12 10% 5-10mm Moderate WNW 38 74 WNW 40 66
Thunderstorms
-1 6 90% 5-10mm Severe WNW 24 94 W 24 89
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