CW Slopes & Plains Weather
CW Slopes & Plains Forecast
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Areas of frost on the slopes early this morning. Areas of morning fog. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures between 14 and 17.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Patches of morning frost on the southern plains. Patchy morning fog. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of rain on the southern plains, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h turning N/NE during the morning.
Friday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain in the morning. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning.
CW Slopes & Plains Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||6||16||90%||1-5mm||Nil||NNE 13||89||NNW 14||64|
||6||12||90%||5-10mm||Nil||NNE 17||89||N 16||78|
||7||15||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NNE 18||100||NNE 14||82|
||4||14||80%||5-10mm||Slight||NNW 12||79||NNW 14||71|
||6||15||90%||5-10mm||Nil||E 19||93||N 17||73|
||4||16||80%||1-5mm||Slight||N 14||72||NNW 13||67|
||4||14||80%||1-5mm||Slight||NNW 14||93||N 14||73|
||4||13||80%||1-5mm||Slight||NNW 14||91||NW 13||72|
||7||16||70%||1-5mm||Nil||N 13||90||NNW 13||60|
||8||16||90%||1-5mm||Nil||N 12||84||NNW 11||70|
||4||14||80%||5-10mm||Slight||N 13||99||N 18||74|
||7||15||80%||5-10mm||Nil||N 14||76||N 12||71|
||4||13||80%||1-5mm||Slight||N 14||93||N 15||75|
||7||15||90%||1-5mm||Nil||N 16||100||N 13||81|
||5||16||90%||1-5mm||Slight||N 15||92||NNW 15||63|
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