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Upper Derwent Weather

Wed 03:44 EST
Current Warnings

Upper Derwent Forecast

  • Wednesday Cloudy. High chance of showers, becoming less likely in the late morning. Snow falling to around 600 metres. Light winds becoming SW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog and frost in the morning. Medium chance of rain in the evening. Light winds becoming N 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon.

  • Friday Cloudy. Medium chance of rain in the morning and afternoon. Snow possible above 1000 metres. Winds NW 15 to 20 km/h tending W during the morning then becoming light during the evening.

  • Saturday Cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Very high chance of rain. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h tending W/NW 25 to 30 km/h during the evening.

Issued Tue 19:40 EST

Upper Derwent Weather Forecasts

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
-2 14 80% 5-10mm Severe - - - -
-2 14 80% 5-10mm Severe - - - -
-1 14 50% 5-10mm Severe - - - -
-1 12 90% 5-10mm Severe N 15 87 NNW 18 74
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Murray-Darling Basin Plan: Taxpayer-purchased water intended for rivers harvested by irrigators

18:09 EST

Billions of litres of water purchased by taxpayers to save Australia's inland rivers are instead being harvested by some irrigators to boost cotton-growing operations, in a policy failure that threatens to undermine the $13 billion Murray-Darling Basin Plan.

Windy night ahead for NSW, Vic

18:04 EST

It's going to be a blustery night in parts of eastern NSW, Victoria and Tasmania with damaging gusts possible in some areas into tomorrow morning.

Murray-Darling Basin: Angry communities call for inquiry after Four Corners pumping revelations

15:39 EST

Broken Hill's Mayor has joined other angry community leaders in calling for an inquiry into the operation of the Murray-Darling Basin Plan.