Lower Derwent Weather
Lower Derwent Forecast
Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, becoming less likely later this evening. Winds S 20 to 30 km/h tending SW in the late evening.
Tuesday Cloud clearing. Winds W/SW 20 to 30 km/h shifting E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the afternoon then becoming light in the late evening. High.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the far south at night. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NW 25 to 40 km/h during the day.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the far south, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds NW 35 to 50 km/h turning W/SW 25 to 40 km/h during the morning then tending W/NW 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the far south, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds NW 15 to 20 km/h turning W/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the day.
Lower Derwent Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||13||20||20%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 25||69||W 28||64|
||15||24||20%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 21||53||W 17||36|
||13||25||20%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 21||52||W 23||36|
||9||14||40%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 30||89||WNW 26||74|
||11||17||30%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 18||83||WNW 14||64|
A category one cyclone has formed in the Gulf of Carpentaria but is due to weaken before heading towards the Northern Territory coast.
Shacks in the fishing village of King Ash Bay in the Northern Territory's Gulf of Carpentaria have been flooded by the McArthur River.
Early today, a tropical low that has been lingering over the Gulf of Carpentaria was upgraded to tropical cyclone.