NW Slopes & Plains Weather
NW Slopes & Plains Forecast
Thursday Areas of fog early this morning. Areas of morning frost on the southern slopes. Mostly sunny afternoon. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 16 and 20.
Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog in the early morning. Light winds.
Saturday Areas of morning frost on the southern slopes. Patchy morning fog. Sunny day. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.
Sunday Sunny. Winds N 20 to 30 km/h.
NW Slopes & Plains Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||4||18||5%||-||Slight||N 10||74||WNW 13||51|
||3||21||5%||< 1mm||Moderate||N 8||61||WNW 13||40|
||6||25||5%||< 1mm||Nil||N 10||59||WNW 12||32|
||2||21||5%||< 1mm||Moderate||NNW 7||75||NW 15||40|
||5||23||5%||< 1mm||Slight||N 14||71||WNW 16||38|
||6||26||5%||< 1mm||Nil||N 10||58||NW 12||31|
||4||22||5%||< 1mm||Slight||N 11||77||NNW 19||37|
|Frost then sunny
||2||22||5%||< 1mm||Moderate||NNW 6||60||W 11||36|
||3||20||5%||< 1mm||Moderate||N 9||62||NW 15||40|
||2||19||5%||< 1mm||Moderate||N 8||72||NW 20||37|
||6||24||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 12||59||NW 14||33|
|Frost then sunny
||0||17||5%||< 1mm||High||NW 8||65||WNW 15||46|
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