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||17||30%||< 1mm||Nil||W 44||74||WNW 43||60|
||9||19||30%||< 1mm||Nil||W 30||66||WNW 31||43|
||7||20||10%||< 1mm||Nil||W 25||60||WNW 28||41|
||3||13||70%||1-5mm||Slight||WNW 39||88||WNW 39||73|
||5||14||70%||1-5mm||Slight||WNW 27||88||WNW 28||66|
A vigorous cold front has roared through parts of southwest Western Australia bringing gusts in excess of 100km/h.
The South Australian towns of Port Wakefield and Virginia are under threat from floodwaters as the Wakefield and Gawler rivers burst their banks.
A severe weather warning has been issued for much of southern Western Australia, including parts of Perth, with winds of more than 100 kilometres per hour raising fears about damage to homes.