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Southwest Slopes Forecast

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the south, near zero chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 1200 metres. Light winds.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Patchy fog and frost in the morning. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Snow possible above 1300 metres. Light winds.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Patchy fog and frost in the morning. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h becoming light early in the morning.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Patchy morning fog near the Victorian border. Patches of morning frost near the Victorian border. Medium (50%) chance of rain in the afternoon and evening. Snow possible above 1400 metres. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.

  • Friday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning. Snow falling above 1200 metres. Winds N 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning.

Issued Mon 16:30 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
15:00 EST
W 9   10.0 1.9 8.7 57 3 0 -
00:50 EST
- 0 0 5.1 5.1 3.4 100 1 0.4 1019.3
15:00 EST
SSW 4   6.3 2.1 6.3 74 1 0 -
00:50 EST
S 6 6 -0.2 -0.3 -2.3 99 1 0.0 1018.7
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