Upper Derwent Weather
Upper Derwent Forecast
Monday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain this evening. Winds N/NW 25 to 35 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s. High.
Tuesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain, easing to showers early. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming W/NW 25 to 40 km/h in the morning.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h becoming W 25 to 35 km/h during the morning then tending NW 15 to 25 km/h during the evening.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds NW 15 to 20 km/h turning W/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.
Upper Derwent Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||12||24||80%||1-5mm||Nil||SE 6||70||S 11||41|
More than a dozen homes have lost their roofs and close to 19,000 properties were left without power after very dangerous thunderstorms tore across south-east Queensland on Sunday afternoon.
Several people including babies have been rescued from Lismore Base Hospital in northern New South Wales after the roof of the maternity ward collapsed.
Severe thunderstorms caused damage in northeastern New South Wales and southeast Queensland on Sunday and should do so again during the next few days.