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Current Warnings

ACT Forecast

  • Friday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds W 30 to 45 km/h decreasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming W/NW and light in the late evening.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming S 20 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.

  • Sunday Areas of frost and patchy fog in the morning. Sunny day. Light winds.

  • Monday Cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Slight chance of rain, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming NW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower. Light winds becoming W 15 to 20 km/h during the day.

Issued Thu 06:25 EST

ACT Observations

Latest Observations
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
01:50 EST
WNW 31 37 6.6 2.1 2.0 73 3 2.8 1006.5
01:50 EST
W 20 33 -2.9 -3.3 -8.9 97 1 9.0 -
01:50 EST
WNW 20 28 6.1 2.4 2.4 77 2 4.8 1006.2
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12:40 EST

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