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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.

Issued Thu 05:16 EST

NW Slopes & Plains Weather Forecasts

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Clearing shower
2 12 30% - Moderate SSW 12 100 SW 20 67
Showers
8 18 70% < 1mm Nil NNW 11 77 SW 16 52
Mostly sunny
9 18 10% < 1mm Nil SSW 15 78 SW 20 47
Showers
7 17 70% < 1mm Nil WSW 9 85 WSW 17 51
Possible shower
12 21 20% < 1mm Nil NW 16 68 SW 25 43
Mostly sunny
10 21 10% < 1mm Nil SW 15 70 SSW 21 42
Clearing shower
11 20 70% < 1mm Nil SSW 11 77 SW 22 41
Possible shower
8 21 60% < 1mm Nil NNW 12 69 W 17 48
Showers
8 17 70% < 1mm Nil NW 10 76 W 17 50
Showers
10 19 70% < 1mm Nil NW 11 77 WSW 21 40
Mostly sunny
8 17 10% < 1mm Nil SSW 17 84 SW 20 48
Showers
7 15 70% < 1mm Nil NW 13 84 W 17 61
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