Southwest Slopes Weather
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.
Southwest Slopes Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||0||9||90%||1-5mm||High||W 21||93||W 22||82|
||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|
||-1||7||90%||1-5mm||Severe||WNW 14||91||WSW 14||78|
||0||9||90%||1-5mm||High||WNW 15||91||W 22||84|
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