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Upper Derwent Forecast

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, with gusty winds and possible hail. Snow possible above 400 metres. Winds W 30 to 40 km/h decreasing to 25 to 30 km/h in the evening.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. Winds NW 25 to 30 km/h turning W 25 to 35 km/h in the morning. High.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the south in the late afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning and afternoon. Light winds.

  • Monday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon.

Issued Thu 16:25 EDT

Upper Derwent Observations

Latest Observations
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
20:20 EDT
W 22 28 6.0 1.6 2.1 73 2 3.4 -
20:20 EDT
NW 31 41 5.9 2.2 1.1 77 2 5.8 1005.3
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