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Fri 16:05 EST
Current Warnings
 

Lower Derwent Forecast

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the south, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 500 metres. Winds W/NW 25 to 35 km/h turning N 25 to 40 km/h during the day. Daytime maximum temperatures between 6 and 11.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Snow falling above 400 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far south in the morning and afternoon. Possible hail in the late morning and afternoon. Winds N/NW 35 to 50 km/h tending W/NW 30 to 45 km/h early in the morning.

  • Sunday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 500 metres. Winds NW 35 to 55 km/h.

  • Monday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Snow falling to low levels. Possible hail. Winds W 30 to 45 km/h turning NW 20 to 30 km/h during the evening.

Issued Fri 05:40 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
16:10 EST
NNW 17 20 12.1 0.2 10.3 44 6 0.0 -
16:10 EST
NW 20 24 8.2 2.2 5.1 66 3 0.0 1008.2
15:00 EST
NW 26   10.0 2.6 6.9 60 4 0 -
16:10 EST
N 15 17 10.4 2.2 8.4 57 4 0.0 -
16:10 EST
NNW 7 7 10.3 1.1 9.6 53 3 0.0 -
15:00 EST
- 0   10.0 5.7 10.0 75 1 0 -
16:10 EST
E 9 9 8.7 2.0 7.3 63 2 0.0 -
16:10 EST
NNW 19 31 10.6 -0.6 8.2 46 6 0.0 1009.0
16:10 EST
NW 20 30 11.2 -0.4 8.9 44 6 0.2 1009.4
16:10 EST
NW 28 33 1.1 1.0 -4.8 99 1 1.2 -
16:10 EST
NNW 44 50 -1.2 -1.7 -9.3 96 1 0.0 -
16:10 EST
NNW 15 20 8.7 0.6 6.3 57 3 0.0 -
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