Lower Derwent Weather
Lower Derwent Forecast
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Snow possible above 600 metres. Winds W 30 to 45 km/h.
Friday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the far south, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 1000 metres. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h turning NW 25 to 35 km/h early in the morning then increasing to 35 to 50 km/h in the middle of the day.
Saturday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the early morning. Snow falling above 1000 metres. Winds NW 25 to 40 km/h turning W 30 to 45 km/h before dawn then tending W/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the late evening.
Sunday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming N/NE 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon.
Monday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds N 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the afternoon.
Lower Derwent Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||2||12||60%||-||Moderate||NW 22||92||WNW 29||62|
||5||12||60%||1-5mm||Nil||WNW 30||82||WNW 41||73|
||2||12||60%||1-5mm||Moderate||WNW 23||86||WNW 34||66|
||3||11||60%||1-5mm||Moderate||WNW 20||76||WNW 31||64|
||1||12||60%||< 1mm||Moderate||WNW 17||82||WNW 27||62|
||3||12||60%||< 1mm||Moderate||NW 18||77||NW 27||50|
||3||12||60%||< 1mm||Moderate||NNW 17||74||WNW 26||50|
||1||12||10%||< 1mm||High||WNW 18||82||WNW 28||61|
||0||5||90%||1-5mm||High||WNW 34||87||WNW 44||81|
||-4||2||60%||< 1mm||Severe||NW 17||100||WNW 28||100|
||4||11||10%||< 1mm||Slight||WNW 27||95||WNW 33||68|
||1||8||90%||1-5mm||Moderate||NW 15||88||WNW 25||77|
A cold front has brought snow to the Alps of New South Wales, priming a good weekend to hit the snow fields.
There's rarely a time when the world's driest continent is not faced with a drought.
Australia's ski resorts are finally becoming covered by fresh, natural snow, a result of the first decent cold blast in a few weeks.