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Sun 10:40 EST
Current Warnings

Southwest Slopes Forecast

  • Sunday Cloudy. Areas of morning fog. Very high (90%) chance of rain, becoming less likely late this afternoon and evening. Snow developing above 1300 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north this morning. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h shifting S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 7 and 15.

  • Monday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers near the Victorian border, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 900 metres. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then turning SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon.

  • Tuesday Becoming cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the evening. Snow possible above 700 metres. Light winds becoming W 15 to 20 km/h during the morning.

  • Wednesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the south, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 500 metres. Winds W/NW 25 to 35 km/h increasing to 40 km/h before turning SW 25 to 35 km/h during the afternoon.

Issued Sun 05:15 EST

Southwest Slopes Weather Forecasts

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Possible shower
0 9 90% 1-5mm High W 21 88 W 23 79
Possible shower
2 8 90% 1-5mm Moderate W 19 90 W 22 84
Windy with snow
-5 -1 90% 1-5mm Severe W 24 94 W 21 93
Possible shower
0 7 90% 5-10mm High WNW 14 93 W 15 79
Possible shower
-1 9 80% 1-5mm Severe W 18 99 W 24 83
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