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Lower Derwent Forecast

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog early this morning. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning then becoming S/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures 21 to 26. Low-Moderate.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming SE 20 to 30 km/h for a time in the afternoon.

  • Monday Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the morning. Sunny afternoon. Winds W/SW 25 to 35 km/h tending SE/SW during the afternoon, then NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the evening.

  • Tuesday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending SE/SW 25 to 35 km/h in the afternoon, then W/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the evening.

Issued Sat 05:40 EDT

Lower Derwent Observations

Latest Observations
Station
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
09:50 EDT
NNW 11 13 22.0 14.4 22.0 62 4 0.0 -
09:00 EDT
N 2   18.0 14.6 18.0 81 2 0 -
09:50 EDT
SSW 13 17 18.8 14.1 18.8 74 3 0.0 1021.0
09:50 EDT
ENE 6 7 19.9 14.4 19.9 70 3 0.0 -
09:50 EDT
ENE 17 20 21.6 14.7 21.6 65 4 0.0 -
09:50 EDT
E 9 11 19.8 13.1 19.8 65 3 0.0 -
09:50 EDT
WSW 6 11 22.4 13.4 22.4 56 4 0.0 1020.8
09:50 EDT
NE 13 17 21.1 13.4 21.1 61 4 0.0 1021.0
09:50 EDT
W 17 20 16.3 11.9 16.3 75 2 0.0 -
09:50 EDT
NW 4 4 12.9 10.8 12.9 87 1 0.0 -
09:50 EDT
NNE 26 30 18.5 14.4 18.5 77 3 0.0 -
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