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Tue 06:02 EST
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Southwest Slopes Forecast

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the Victorian border this evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Late snow showers possible above 800 metres. Light winds becoming W 15 to 20 km/h in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures between 4 and 9.

  • Wednesday Cloudy. Patches of frost and fog in the morning. High (80%) chance of rain, falling as snow above 800 metres. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h.

  • Thursday Cloudy. Patches of morning frost about the ranges. Medium (40%) chance of showers. Snow possible above 900 metres. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h turning SW 15 to 20 km/h during the morning.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Patches of morning frost in the south. Patchy morning fog in the north. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds.

Issued Tue 05:15 EST

Southwest Slopes Observations

Latest Observations
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
NE 4   2.0 0.4 2.0 89 1 1 -
12:10 EST
WNW 13 15 6.0 0.3 3.3 67 2 0.2 1022.4
09:00 EST
- 0   0.0 -2.8 0.0 81 1 3 -
12:10 EST
WSW 17 28 7.0 -1.4 3.9 55 4 0.0 1022.5
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