Upper Derwent Weather
Upper Derwent Forecast
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Areas of severe morning frost. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely this evening with gusty winds and possible hail in the S. Snow falling above 600 metres this evening. Winds NW 25 to 40 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures around 9.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers or snow, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Possible hail. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h tending W/SW 20 to 25 km/h during the afternoon and evening.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the south in the morning, with snow possible above 400 metres. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h turning W 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon.
Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the south. Light winds.
Upper Derwent Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||-2||10||40%||< 1mm||Severe||W 13||81||W 16||60|
||-2||10||20%||< 1mm||Severe||W 14||84||W 16||60|
||-1||10||10%||< 1mm||Severe||W 15||83||W 17||61|
|Frost then sunny
||0||10||40%||< 1mm||High||NW 8||88||W 12||63|
Rare snowfalls have blanketed the most unlikely parts of Tasmania, with farmers along the north-west coast waking up to white paddocks.
A Lake Macquarie school has rallied together to raise thousands of dollars for a Dungog woman who is trying to get back on her feet after the April super storm.
Two men stranded for nearly 24 hours with their sports car in deep snow at Mount Field, about 75 kilometres north-west of Hobart, have been rescued.