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Southwest Slopes Weather

Wed 04:00 EST
Current Warnings

Southwest Slopes Forecast

  • Wednesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain, becoming less likely this evening. Snow falling above 900 metres. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h turning W 25 to 35 km/h in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures between 4 and 9.

  • Thursday Cloudy. Areas of morning frost in the south. Slight (30%) chance of rain. Snow possible above 800 metres. Winds W/SW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the early afternoon.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Patchy morning fog in the north. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds.

  • Saturday Cloudy. Areas of frost and patchy fog in the morning. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds.

Issued Wed 05:15 EST

Southwest Slopes Weather Forecasts

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Possible shower
0 9 90% 1-5mm High W 21 93 W 22 82
Possible shower
1 8 90% 1-5mm Moderate WNW 19 92 WSW 21 85
Windy with snow
-5 -2 90% 1-5mm Severe W 22 93 W 18 94
Possible shower
-1 7 90% 1-5mm Severe WNW 14 91 WSW 14 78
Possible shower
0 9 90% 1-5mm High WNW 15 91 W 22 84
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