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Southwest Slopes Forecast

  • Wednesday Clear. Winds NW 20 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening.

  • Thursday Sunny. Winds NW/NE 20 to 30 km/h tending NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening.

  • Friday Hot and mostly sunny. Medium (40%) chance of showers about the ranges, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the afternoon and early evening. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending W/SW in the middle of the day then tending E/SE in the late evening.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the afternoon and evening. Winds E 25 to 35 km/h.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds E 25 to 35 km/h.

Issued Wed 16:30 EDT

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 %
12 31 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
14 31 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
8 20 50% < 1mm Nil ENE 13 87 NE 11 60
11 29 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
12 32 30% < 1mm Nil E 13 70 ENE 14 29
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