Lower Derwent Weather
Lower Derwent Forecast
Thursday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the far south, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 800 metres. Winds W/SW 20 to 30 km/h tending W/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 7 and 12. Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 2 [Low].
Friday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the far south, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 1000 metres. Winds W/NW 25 to 35 km/h.
Saturday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the south, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 1200 metres. Winds W/NW 30 to 45 km/h.
Sunday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the south, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 1000 metres. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h.
Lower Derwent Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||5||12||10%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 16||64||W 20||58|
||5||16||10%||< 1mm||Slight||W 14||62||W 15||40|
||4||16||20%||< 1mm||Slight||WSW 12||63||W 16||39|
||-1||4||50%||< 1mm||Severe||W 20||86||WNW 28||81|
||0||7||50%||< 1mm||High||W 7||88||WNW 15||76|
A search is continuing for a man who went missing in floodwaters near Kyogle during heavy rainfall that hit the New South Wales coast and Sydney.
Rain gauges as far north as the Gulf of Carpentaria and south to Ulladulla have received decent rainfall in the last 24 hours, some of which caused dangerous flooding.
Launceston's flood levees have been hailed as a game-changer in minimising the impact of the June flood emergency.