Upper Derwent Weather
Upper Derwent Forecast
Thursday Mostly sunny. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the north in the afternoon and evening, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then tending E/SE in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s. High.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds N/NW 25 to 40 km/h turning W/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the morning. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the evening.
Upper Derwent Weather Forecasts
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