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|
||11||20||50%||< 1mm||Nil||NW 31||69||WNW 36||56|
||12||25||50%||< 1mm||Nil||NW 23||59||WNW 29||41|
||10||24||40%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 26||66||NW 29||45|
|Windy with showers
||6||16||60%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 35||77||WNW 37||70|
||8||18||60%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 24||78||WNW 27||61|
The South Australian town of Port Wakefield is the next focus for emergency services as flood peaks continue to move through the river systems after days of wild weather.
Flood warnings are likely to stay in place across Tasmania for several days as rainfall continues, but the worst of the weather has passed, the weather bureau says.
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.