Lower Derwent Weather
Lower Derwent Forecast
Wednesday Mostly clear. Winds N/NE 20 to 30 km/h.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the far south, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Winds NW/NE 25 to 35 km/h tending NW early in the morning then tending W in the middle of the day. High.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the afternoon. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending W/NW 20 to 30 km/h before dawn then W/SW in the early afternoon.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Winds W/SW 20 to 30 km/h tending SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon, becoming light during the evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon, tending NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Lower Derwent Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||9||19||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NW 10||63||SW 15||54|
||11||23||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NW 11||56||ESE 10||33|
||9||24||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 12||57||SSE 17||33|
||2||17||5%||< 1mm||Moderate||NW 18||86||WNW 15||65|
|Fog then sunny
||3||20||5%||< 1mm||Slight||NW 6||83||WNW 4||54|
Australia's energy operator has found power plant failures contributed to the unprecedented pressure on the New South Wales electricity grid during this month's heatwave.
Flying fox rescuers in Sydney are experiencing "the worst season ever" as a record number of bats get caught and injured in nets used to protect backyard fruit trees.
With a few days to go until the official end to the summer season, it looks like parts of New South Wales could still see the odd drop of rain.