Upper Derwent Weather
Upper Derwent Forecast
Thursday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain in the north, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. Winds N/NW 25 to 35 km/h increasing to 30 to 45 km/h in the morning then increasing to 50 km/h before turning W/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 9 and 12.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the north at night. Areas of morning frost. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h turning N/NW 25 to 35 km/h during the day.
Saturday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the morning. Snow falling above 400 metres. Winds N/NW 25 to 40 km/h turning W 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then tending NW 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon.
Sunday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow possible above 500 metres. Winds NW 35 to 50 km/h.
Upper Derwent Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||0||10||80%||1-5mm||High||W 21||85||WSW 25||67|
||0||10||80%||1-5mm||High||W 22||83||WSW 26||67|
||-1||9||50%||1-5mm||Severe||W 22||88||WSW 26||71|
||1||11||90%||1-5mm||High||NW 20||94||WSW 24||63|
The impact of the drought is expected to be the main theme as Queensland's bush councils hold a major conference today.
Southeastern Australia may be feeling the chill but the country's north is beginning to bake, in near-record July heat in some places.
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