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Southwest Slopes Forecast

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog and frost this morning. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the Victorian border, near zero chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 1200 metres. Winds W/SW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 8 and 12.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the Victorian border, near zero chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 1300 metres. Areas of fog and frost in the morning. Light winds.

  • Monday Becoming cloudy. Patchy morning fog and frost. Light winds.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Patchy morning fog. Patches of morning frost. Light winds.

Issued Sat 05:15 EST

Southwest Slopes Weather Forecasts

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Showers
0 18 80% 10-20mm High NNE 8 84 E 10 57
Showers
2 17 80% 10-20mm Moderate NNE 7 77 E 9 56
Showers
-2 6 90% 5-10mm Severe NW 12 77 NNW 11 75
Showers
-1 16 80% 10-20mm High NNE 6 76 ENE 5 54
Showers
3 16 90% 10-20mm Moderate NNE 7 83 N 12 59
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