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Lower Derwent Weather

Tas
Mon 05:00 EST
Current Warnings
 

Lower Derwent Forecast

  • Monday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, becoming less likely late this afternoon and evening. Snow falling to very low levels, rising during the day. The chance of a thunderstorm during the morning and afternoon. Gusty winds and possible hail. Winds W 40 to 60 km/h tending W/SW 55 to 75 km/h in the morning then tending W/NW 30 to 45 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 2 and 7.

  • Tuesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely from the late morning. Snow falling above 500 metres. Possible hail. Winds NW 35 to 50 km/h.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 200 metres. Possible hail. Winds W 40 to 60 km/h tending W/SW 30 to 45 km/h during the morning.

  • Thursday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the south, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Snow possible above 600 metres. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h.

Issued Mon 05:40 EST

Lower Derwent Weather Forecasts

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Showers easing
2 8 60% - Moderate WSW 36 76 WSW 38 67
Showers easing
3 8 60% 5-10mm Moderate WSW 46 86 WSW 46 79
Showers easing
0 7 60% 1-5mm High WSW 33 84 WSW 36 68
Showers easing
0 7 60% 1-5mm High WSW 27 79 WSW 30 68
Showers easing
-2 7 60% 1-5mm Severe WSW 26 81 WSW 28 68
Showers easing
2 8 60% < 1mm Moderate WNW 28 63 WSW 32 51
Possible shower
0 9 50% < 1mm High WNW 28 71 WSW 34 47
Showers easing
-2 8 40% 1-5mm Severe WSW 26 80 WSW 28 66
Windy with snow
-2 -1 90% 1-5mm Severe W 38 89 WSW 36 94
Windy with snow
-7 -3 60% 1-5mm Severe WSW 26 100 WSW 30 100
Windy with showers
2 8 50% 5-10mm Moderate WSW 47 83 WSW 49 67
Snow showers
-2 3 90% 1-5mm Severe WSW 22 90 WSW 24 84
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