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NW Slopes & Plains Forecast

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower on the southern slopes in the late morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm on the southern slopes this afternoon. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 24 to 30.

  • Thursday Sunny morning. Areas of fog on the slopes in the early morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon. Light winds becoming S 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching 25 to 31.

  • Friday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming S/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching 21 to 29.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching 21 to 27.

Issued Tue 19:15 EST

NW Slopes & Plains Observations

Latest Observations
Station
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
07:00 EST
- - - - - - - - 0.0 -
07:20 EST
- 0 0 13.0 8.5 13.0 74 2 0.0 1015.7
09:00 EST
SSE 15   18.4 11.4 18.4 64 4 0 -
07:20 EST
- 0 0 13.3 4.7 13.3 56 3 0.0 1015.2
09:00 EST
E 7   21.5 12.5 21.5 57 4 0 -
07:20 EST
SSE 19 20 14.8 8.1 13.5 64 3 0.0 1015.5
07:20 EST
- 0 0 13.1 9.2 13.1 77 1 0.0 1015.7
07:20 EST
- 0 0 10.0 5.8 10.0 75 1 0.0 1015.7
09:00 EST
- 0   12.3 10.5 12.3 89 1 0 -
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