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Channel Country Forecast

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers near the New South Wales border, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds S 30 to 45 km/h.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the east, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds SE 20 to 30 km/h tending E/SE 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then tending S/SE in the early afternoon.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the southeast, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending SE/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the early afternoon.

  • Friday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the northeast in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the morning and afternoon. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SE 25 to 35 km/h during the morning.

  • Saturday Sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northeast in the afternoon. Winds SE 20 to 30 km/h.

Issued Tue 16:15 EST

Channel Country 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 %
Windy
18 31 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 36 33 S 27 15
Sunny
20 33 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 35 30 SSE 27 16
Possible thunderstorm
24 35 80% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
19 29 5% < 1mm Nil S 27 36 S 24 19
Possible thunderstorm
27 37 60% - Nil - - - -
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