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Upper Derwent Forecast

  • Monday Mostly clear. Slight (30%) chance of a snow shower in the south early this evening with possible hail. Areas of severe frost later tonight. Winds W/SW 20 to 30 km/h tending W/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Areas of severe morning frost. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the evening with gusty winds and possible hail in the S. Snow falling above 300 metres. Winds NW 25 to 40 km/h.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers or snow, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Possible hail. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h tending W/SW 20 to 25 km/h during the afternoon and evening.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the south in the morning, with snow possible above 400 metres. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h turning W 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the south. Light winds.

Issued Mon 16:25 EST

Upper Derwent Observations

Latest Observations
Station
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
00:00 EST
NNW 6 9 0.9 0.1 -1.0 94 1 4.8 -
00:00 EST
N 11 13 1.4 -0.7 -1.9 86 1 5.2 1017.0
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