Lower Derwent Weather
Lower Derwent Forecast
Wednesday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain. Winds NW 35 to 55 km/h turning W 25 to 40 km/h in the evening.
Thursday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 400 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south. Possible hail. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h increasing to 35 to 55 km/h in the morning then turning NW 35 to 50 km/h in the late evening. High.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the morning and early afternoon. Snow possible above 800 metres. Winds NW 30 to 45 km/h turning W early in the morning.
Saturday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. Winds W/NW 25 to 35 km/h tending NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light in the evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning and afternoon. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the evening.
Lower Derwent Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||7||16||30%||< 1mm||Nil||W 29||51||W 34||40|
||6||17||40%||< 1mm||Nil||W 32||50||W 40||37|
||0||10||90%||1-5mm||High||W 38||76||W 40||60|
|Windy with snow
|Windy with showers
||2||12||70%||1-5mm||Moderate||W 26||75||W 30||55|
A strong front is bringing damaging winds, with rain and snow to follow.
Firefighters are patrolling a number of fires in Western Australia as the state takes stock of some of the worst fires in its history.