Lower Derwent Weather
Lower Derwent Forecast
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the morning and early afternoon. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h tending W/SW in the early afternoon then tending W/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 15 and 20. Low-Moderate.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the south in the morning. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Thursday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain. Snow falling above 1200 metres. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NE 30 to 45 km/h during the morning then shifting W 35 to 55 km/h during the evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow possible above 800 metres. Winds W/SW 40 to 60 km/h decreasing to 25 to 35 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||N 12||66||WSW 15||58|
||11||25||40%||< 1mm||Nil||N 12||55||NW 14||36|
||12||25||10%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 15||57||NNW 26||40|
||3||19||60%||< 1mm||Moderate||NNW 18||76||NW 18||53|
|Fog then sunny
||4||23||60%||< 1mm||Slight||NNW 6||72||NW 7||41|
Trampolines have flown into powerlines and a lightning strike has reportedly caused a house fire as a severe thunderstorm tracked from Sydney all along the coast up to northern NSW on Monday afternoon.
Those who blamed last week's blackout in South Australia on renewable energy are dead wrong.
Thunderstorms are affecting six states and territories this afternoon, four of which are under warning for severe storms.