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possible thunderstorm

Tuesday Cloudy. Showers. Gusty winds contracting to the S during the evening. Snow showers above 900 metres later this evening. Possible hail in the south later this evening. The chance of thunderstorms, contracting to the south during the evening. Winds NW 45 to 65 km/h.

possible thunderstorm

Wednesday Cloudy. Possible hail and gusty winds in the far S early in the morning. Showers, falling as snow above 700 metres in the morning. The chance of thunderstorms in the south. Winds W 50 to 70 km/h tending NW 35 to 55 km/h early in the morning then decreasing to 30 to 45 km/h in the evening.

possible thunderstorm

Thursday Cloudy. Showers, more frequent in the south. Snow showers above 500 metres developing late in the morning, becoming less widespread in the late afternoon. The chance of thunderstorms in the south. Possible hail during the evening, mainly in the south. Winds NW 35 to 50 km/h.

possible thunderstorm

Friday Cloudy. Scattered showers, falling as snow above 300 metres. The chance of thunderstorms with possible hail in the south until evening. Winds W/NW 25 to 40 km/h tending W/SW during the morning then tending W/NW 20 to 30 km/h during the evening.

possible shower

Saturday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Isolated showers in the morning, falling as snow above 500 metres. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h tending W/SW during the afternoon then turning NW 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.

Issued Tue 16:26 EST

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Tas - Tue 16:27 EST
Flood Watch

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Coastal Wind Warning

Tas - Tue 15:37 EST
Sheep Graziers Warning

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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 Showers
3 10 80% 1-5mm Moderate WSW 25 72 SW 31 62
possible shower Possible shower
4 9 80% 5-10mm Slight SW 30 70 SW 36 67
possible shower Possible shower
0 9 80% 1-5mm High WSW 25 76 SW 31 66
possible shower Possible shower
0 9 80% 1-5mm High WSW 28 81 SW 34 65
possible shower Possible shower
0 9 80% 1-5mm High W 19 75 SW 25 64
possible shower Possible shower
4 10 80% 1-5mm Slight NW 21 74 SW 26 53
showers Showers
2 11 80% 1-5mm Moderate NW 23 73 SW 32 50
possible shower Possible shower
1 10 40% 1-5mm High W 18 71 SW 24 60
thunderstorms Thunderstorms
-1 2 90% 1-5mm High WSW 33 93 W 35 84
snow Snow
-2 0 80% 1-5mm Severe W 21 100 SW 27 100
showers increasing Showers increasing
5 9 40% 5-10mm Slight WSW 38 72 SW 45 68
possible thunderstorm Possible thunderstorm
0 4 90% 1-5mm High WSW 16 100 SW 22 78

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