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Lower Derwent Weather

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Wed 16:15 EST
Current Warnings
 

Lower Derwent Forecast

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the south, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 400 metres. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the south, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 700 metres. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h decreasing to 20 to 30 km/h early in the morning.

  • Friday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the south, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 1000 metres. Winds W/SW 25 to 35 km/h.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Light winds becoming N 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.

Issued Wed 16:31 EST

Lower Derwent Observations

Latest Observations
Station
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
19:20 EST
W 15 20 4.1 -0.7 0.6 71 2 0.0 -
19:20 EST
WSW 50 63 6.1 2.7 0.2 79 3 6.8 1004.1
15:00 EST
WSW 56   6.0 0.4 -0.3 67 6 6 -
19:20 EST
W 20 24 4.6 1.1 0.6 78 2 2.8 -
19:20 EST
W 41 43 5.4 1.1 -0.3 74 3 0.0 -
19:20 EST
ESE 6 6 2.1 1.0 0.4 92 1 5.4 -
19:20 EST
NW 15 22 4.8 -1.8 1.5 62 2 0.0 1005.1
19:20 EST
WSW 20 33 4.8 -2.8 0.8 58 3 0.0 1005.4
19:20 EST
WSW 37 48 -2.0 -2.1 -9.8 99 1 0.0 -
19:20 EST
SW 19 20 -4.9 -5.9 -11.3 93 1 0.0 -
19:20 EST
NW 19 41 3.5 1.8 -0.7 89 1 7.6 -
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