Lower Derwent Weather
Lower Derwent Forecast
Thursday Partly cloudy. Winds NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures between 15 and 20. Low-Moderate.
Friday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning and early afternoon. Winds N/NE 20 to 30 km/h shifting S/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the day.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the south in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h.
Sunday Sunny. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h 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|
||12||19||20%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 41||63||W 40||57|
||12||22||20%||< 1mm||Nil||W 27||50||W 30||46|
||11||27||10%||< 1mm||Nil||W 29||48||W 34||43|
||6||14||30%||< 1mm||Nil||W 36||81||W 33||67|
||7||16||40%||< 1mm||Nil||W 23||78||W 22||60|
Radio transmitters have been inserted into the stomachs of 24 feedlot cattle to monitor their body temperatures, as part of a three-month trial investigating the impact of heatwaves.
People in Darwin and other parts of the Top End may be about to get relief from recent hot weather, with the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) predicting a monsoon trough will start to effect the area within days.
Residents have described chaotic scenes in the streets of Mudgee as the town was battered by damaging winds today.