Lower Derwent Weather
Lower Derwent Forecast
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers during the morning and afternoon. Snow possible above 700 metres. Winds S/SW 25 to 40 km/h tending NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 11 and 16. Low-Moderate.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the far south. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/SW in the middle of the day, then N/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Winds NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning, then N/NE 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon.
Sunday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. Winds N 25 to 35 km/h increasing to 30 to 45 km/h during the afternoon then shifting SW 25 to 35 km/h during the evening.
Lower Derwent Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||8||14||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 29||71||WNW 38||63|
||7||15||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 24||58||WNW 26||44|
||7||17||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 28||59||NW 29||51|
||2||7||90%||5-10mm||Moderate||WNW 35||97||WNW 36||90|
|Windy with snow
||5||10||90%||5-10mm||Slight||WNW 20||92||WNW 23||82|
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