Lower Derwent Weather
Lower Derwent Forecast
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Winds NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Thursday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain. Winds NW/NE 40 to 60 km/h becoming NW 45 to 60 km/h in the late afternoon then tending W 40 to 60 km/h in the evening. Very High.
Friday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 900 metres. Winds W/SW 40 to 60 km/h becoming SW 35 to 50 km/h before dawn then turning W 25 to 35 km/h in the evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h turning NW 15 to 25 km/h during the evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the morning. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h shifting S/SE during the day then tending NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Lower Derwent Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||9||20||40%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 12||65||WNW 14||56|
||10||23||40%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 10||52||WNW 13||37|
||10||25||10%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 20||57||NNW 27||43|
||2||18||60%||1-5mm||Moderate||NNW 19||77||NW 22||58|
|Windy with showers
|Fog then sunny
||3||21||60%||1-5mm||Slight||NNW 7||73||NW 11||47|
Parts of Victoria, Tasmania and South Australia could be lashed by storms and damaging winds on Thursday as a cold front sweeps across Australia's southeast.
It is storm season in Australia and, while being struck by lightning is considered a rare occurrence, there are several steps people can take to keep safe.
Storm-weary parts of southeast Queensland and northeast New South Wales are preparing for another bout of wild weather today.