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ACT Forecast

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers, with a possible thunderstorm, this afternoon. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending W/SW in the middle of the day.

  • Tuesday Hot and mostly sunny. Light winds becoming NW 20 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then turning W/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.

  • Wednesday Cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming NW 20 to 25 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon.

  • Thursday Cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. Light winds.

  • Friday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower. Light winds.

Issued Sun 17:45 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
06:40 EDT
- 0 0 17.5 15.7 17.5 89 1 0.2 1016.2
06:40 EDT
WNW 19 28 13.6 13.0 12.0 96 1 0.0 -
06:40 EDT
ESE 4 6 18.5 15.4 18.5 82 2 0.0 1016.2
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