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NW Slopes & Plains Forecast

  • Wednesday Mostly clear. Light winds.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Patchy morning fog on the southern slopes. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the early afternoon.

  • Friday Cloudy. Areas of fog on the southern slopes in the early morning. High (80%) chance of rain, most likely from the late morning. The chance of a thunderstorm from the late morning. Winds NE 15 to 20 km/h tending N 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning fog. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming N 15 to 25 km/h during the evening.

  • Sunday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow possible above 700 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h.

Issued Wed 16:31 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 %
Mostly cloudy
2 14 40% < 1mm Moderate SE 12 77 ESE 13 56
Possible shower
-2 11 60% 1-5mm Severe SE 12 99 SE 11 68
Cloudy
2 13 40% < 1mm Moderate NW 14 80 W 21 56
Mostly cloudy
2 15 40% < 1mm Moderate SE 12 73 SE 14 51
Possible shower
1 12 60% < 1mm High W 14 92 WNW 18 60
Possible shower
-3 12 50% < 1mm Severe SE 12 91 ESE 12 64
Possible shower
-2 10 60% 1-5mm Severe SSE 12 100 SE 11 70
Possible shower
-1 10 60% < 1mm Severe N 11 94 WNW 16 58
Mostly cloudy
2 14 40% 1-5mm Moderate SE 12 82 ESE 14 58
Possible shower
-6 6 60% < 1mm Severe SE 12 100 SE 11 83
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