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NW Slopes & Plains Forecast

  • Tuesday Sunny. Light winds becoming NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 30 to 35.

  • Wednesday Sunny. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.

  • Thursday Hot and sunny. Winds NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming E 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.

  • Friday Hot. Sunny morning. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning.

Issued Tue 05:15 EDT

NW Slopes & Plains 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
09:00 EDT
SSE 2   11.3 10.4 11.3 94 1 10 -
08:10 EDT
SSE 7 9 16.0 9.0 16.0 63 3 0.0 1018.7
09:00 EDT
ENE 9   19.5 6.6 19.5 43 7 0 -
08:10 EDT
ESE 11 13 17.7 9.3 17.7 58 4 0.0 1018.1
09:00 EDT
SE 7   20.0 3.7 20.0 34 9 0 -
08:10 EDT
N 6 7 16.6 4.3 16.6 44 6 0.0 1017.9
08:10 EDT
SE 6 7 15.4 7.7 15.4 60 3 0.0 1019.3
08:10 EDT
SSE 9 9 16.9 0.5 16.9 33 9 0.0 1017.9
09:00 EDT
NW 9   12.8 6.2 12.1 64 3 22 -
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06:34 EDT

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21:33 EDT

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