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Tue 10:47 EST
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Southwest Slopes Forecast

  • Tuesday Cloudy. Scattered showers, clearing during the evening. Scattered snow showers in the south above 1200 metres until this evening. The chance of thunderstorms from the late morning until this evening. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 40 km/h before tending S/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 10 and 15.

  • Wednesday The chance of isolated showers near the Victorian border during the morning, possibly falling as snow above 1300 metres. Patches of morning frost. Mostly sunny afternoon. Winds S/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending W/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening then becoming light in the late evening.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Patchy fog and frost in the morning. Light winds.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers, possibly falling as snow above 1400 metres. Light winds.

Issued Tue 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 %
Frost then sunny
-3 15 10% < 1mm Severe ENE 5 79 W 8 50
Frost then sunny
-1 16 10% < 1mm High ENE 4 69 W 8 45
Frost then sunny
-5 6 50% < 1mm Severe S 13 68 SSE 8 55
Frost then sunny
-2 14 10% < 1mm Severe ESE 5 69 W 6 43
Frost then sunny
-1 15 30% < 1mm Severe SSE 5 75 WSW 13 45
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