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Southwest Slopes Weather

Wed 11:14 EST
Current Warnings

Southwest Slopes Forecast

  • Wednesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain, becoming less likely this evening. Snow falling above 900 metres. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h turning W 25 to 35 km/h in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures between 4 and 9.

  • Thursday Cloudy. Areas of morning frost in the south. Slight (30%) chance of rain. Snow possible above 800 metres. Winds W/SW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the early afternoon.

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

  • Saturday Cloudy. Areas of frost and patchy fog in the morning. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds.

Issued Wed 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 12 60% 1-5mm High NW 13 96 NW 20 67
Possible shower
2 10 60% 5-10mm Moderate NW 11 92 NW 18 73
-4 0 80% 1-5mm Severe W 22 100 WNW 20 94
Possible shower
0 9 60% 5-10mm High N 9 90 NW 13 77
Frost then sunny
0 11 50% 1-5mm High NNW 12 100 NW 20 68
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