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Southwest Slopes Forecast

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Areas of frost early this morning. Light winds becoming W/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 16 and 22.

  • Sunday Mostly sunny. Areas of frost in the north in the early morning. Areas of fog in the early morning. Slight chance of a shower about the ranges, near zero chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 1400 metres. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then turning E/SE 25 to 35 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 4 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 23.

  • Monday Mostly sunny. Areas of frost in the south in the early morning. Winds E/SE 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between zero and 4 with daytime temperatures reaching between 14 and 20.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost in the south. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between zero and 3 with daytime temperatures reaching between 13 and 19.

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between zero and 3 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 21.

Issued Fri 19:15 EST

Southwest Slopes 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 EST
NNW 4   8.5 4.3 6.6 75 1 0 -
09:00 EST
NNE 6   13.6 10.6 12.8 82 1 0 -
19:50 EST
- 0 0 10.0 6.0 9.1 76 1 0.0 1026.3
09:00 EST
- 0   10.5 6.1 9.6 74 1 0 -
19:50 EST
S 7 9 7.1 3.9 4.3 80 1 0.0 1026.0
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