NW Slopes & Plains Weather
NW Slopes & Plains Forecast
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers and the chance of a gusty thunderstorm this afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 26 to 33.
Friday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds NE/SE 25 to 35 km/h tending N/NE 25 to 40 km/h in the morning then tending NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers on the slopes, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending N/NE during the morning then tending E/NE during the afternoon.
Sunday Becoming cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of rain in the south, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds NE 20 to 30 km/h turning N/NW during the morning.
NW Slopes & Plains Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||13||29||90%||5-10mm||Nil||NNE 16||65||N 25||38|
||16||32||80%||5-10mm||Nil||NE 29||60||N 28||30|
||16||31||90%||5-10mm||Nil||NNE 31||55||N 29||32|
||11||28||90%||10-20mm||Nil||NNE 15||61||NNW 26||43|
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