Lower Derwent Weather
Lower Derwent Forecast
Saturday Cloudy. Areas of fog in the south early this morning. Medium (50%) chance of rain, most likely during the morning and afternoon. Winds N 15 to 20 km/h turning W/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 12 and 17. Low-Moderate.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers at night. Winds W/NW 25 to 35 km/h turning N/NE 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.
Monday Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 1200 metres. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h turning NW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then increasing to 25 to 40 km/h during the evening.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the south, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 900 metres. Winds NW 30 to 45 km/h turning W 30 to 40 km/h during the morning then increasing to 35 to 50 km/h during the afternoon.
Lower Derwent Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||8||15||80%||5-10mm||Nil||WNW 44||73||WNW 47||61|
||7||14||80%||1-5mm||Nil||WNW 30||66||W 33||50|
||6||15||70%||1-5mm||Nil||WNW 26||66||W 34||47|
|Windy with rain
||2||7||90%||5-10mm||Moderate||WNW 37||89||WNW 42||84|
|Wind and rain increasing
||3||10||90%||5-10mm||Moderate||WNW 24||89||WNW 30||77|
The river level at the South Australian town of Gawler has peaked, but water levels downstream are expected to rise throughout the day, the State Emergency Service (SES) said.
Parts of New South Wales have been warned to prepare for wild weather overnight as a low-pressure system from Tasmania gets set to batter northern parts of the state.
Three adults and two young children have been rescued by helicopter after becoming trapped in floodwaters in Huonville, south-east of Tasmania.