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Upper Derwent Forecast

  • Friday Mostly clear. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the evening. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 30 km/h before tending W/NW 15 to 25 km/h during the day. High.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Winds W 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming W/NW 30 to 45 km/h in the morning.

  • Monday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming NW 30 to 45 km/h during the morning then tending W 25 to 40 km/h during the evening.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the south, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h turning SW during the morning.

Issued Fri 16:25 EDT

Upper 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
23:00 EDT
N 17 28 20.6 9.4 20.6 49 7 0.0 -
23:00 EDT
NNW 11 15 19.3 9.5 19.3 53 5 0.0 1008.8
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