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NW Slopes & Plains Forecast

  • Tuesday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain in the southeast, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. Thunderstorms likely, mostly on the slopes. Winds S/SW 25 to 35 km/h.

  • Wednesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon. Light winds becoming NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day.

  • Thursday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NW 25 to 35 km/h in the late morning then decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers on the northern slopes, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h turning SW during the morning then becoming light during the evening.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the morning.

Issued Tue 16:30 EDT

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 %
Late shower
11 31 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
18 35 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Late shower
14 34 30% < 1mm Nil N 11 41 NNW 12 18
Mostly sunny
17 33 20% < 1mm Nil NE 22 52 NE 13 21
Mostly sunny
17 35 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
17 34 30% < 1mm Nil N 20 43 N 12 20
Possible shower
12 31 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Late shower
14 33 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Late shower
13 32 30% < 1mm Nil NNW 8 49 WNW 13 21
Mostly sunny
18 35 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Late shower
8 26 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
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