Hunter Weather

Current Warnings
 

Hunter Forecast

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower about the Lower Hunter, near zero chance elsewhere. Areas of smoke haze. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h turning E/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then tending E/SE 25 to 35 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching 26 to 34.

  • Monday Hot and mostly sunny. Areas of smoke haze. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning then becoming NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching 30 to 38.

  • Tuesday Very hot and mostly sunny. Areas of smoke haze. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then tending NE/SE during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching 36 to 43.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Areas of smoke haze. Slight chance of a shower, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 18 with daytime temperatures reaching 28 to 37.

Issued Sat 05:30 EST

Hunter 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
03:20 EDT
- 0 0 16.5 15.2 18.2 92 1 0.0 1015.8
03:20 EDT
- 0 0 19.3 15.7 21.1 79 2 0.2 -
03:20 EDT
WSW 2 2 19.9 17.6 22.1 86 1 0.0 -
03:20 EDT
- 0 0 16.9 16.4 19.0 97 1 0.0 1016.2
03:20 EDT
ESE 6 9 17.1 15.8 17.9 92 1 0.0 -
03:20 EDT
E 9 11 16.0 6.7 13.4 54 4 0.0 1016.5
03:20 EDT
SE 37 41 14.5 12.9 8.2 90 2 0.0 1016.2
15:00 EDT
NW 24   24.5 18.7 22.9 70 5 0 -
09:00 EDT
- 0   23.8 18.1 26.6 70 3 0 -
03:20 EDT
ESE 20 22 20.5 19.1 19.8 92 2 0.0 -
03:20 EDT
ESE 26 30 20.2 17.0 17.6 82 3 0.0 -
03:20 EDT
S 13 13 17.7 15.0 16.8 84 2 0.0 1015.5
03:20 EDT
SE 9 11 18.6 15.8 18.7 84 2 0.0 -
03:20 EDT
S 6 7 17.5 16.5 18.6 94 1 0.0 -
03:20 EDT
- 0 0 17.2 16.2 19.3 94 1 0.0 1016.3
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12:42 EDT

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