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NW Slopes & Plains Forecast

  • Thursday Cloudy. Very high chance of rain, becoming less likely late this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm this morning. Winds northwest to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending southwesterly in the morning then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 14 and 18.

  • Friday Mostly sunny. Areas of frost and patchy fog in the morning. Slight chance of a shower near the Queensland border in the early morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds south to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 14 and 18.

  • Saturday Sunny. Patchy morning fog on the southern slopes. Areas of morning frost. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 2 and 3 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 19.

  • Sunday Sunny. Areas of morning frost. Light winds becoming north to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 2 and 4 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 20.

Issued Wed 19:15 EST

NW Slopes & Plains 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 %
Mostly sunny
1 12 10% - Moderate - - - -
Possible shower
5 17 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
8 20 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
7 18 30% < 1mm Nil NW 13 88 WNW 18 49
Clearing shower
8 18 5% < 1mm Nil W 10 84 W 20 45
Mostly sunny
9 22 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
7 17 30% < 1mm Nil WNW 9 80 WNW 18 49
Possible shower
6 19 20% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
7 18 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
5 16 30% < 1mm Slight NW 11 84 WNW 18 51
Mostly sunny
5 19 20% < 1mm Slight - - - -
Possible shower
4 14 30% < 1mm Slight - - - -
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