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Upper Derwent Forecast

  • Monday Mostly clear. Slight (30%) chance of a snow shower in the south early this evening with possible hail. Areas of severe frost later tonight. Winds W/SW 20 to 30 km/h tending W/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Areas of severe morning frost. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the evening with gusty winds and possible hail in the S. Snow falling above 300 metres. Winds NW 25 to 40 km/h.

  • 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.

Issued Mon 16:25 EST

Upper Derwent Weather Forecasts

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Clearing shower
-2 10 30% < 1mm Severe W 13 82 W 16 62
Cloudy
-2 10 30% < 1mm Severe W 14 85 W 16 61
Possible shower
-1 10 10% < 1mm Severe W 15 83 W 17 61
Mostly cloudy
-1 10 40% < 1mm High NW 10 90 W 12 63
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