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Thu 04:58 EDT
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Southwest Slopes Forecast

  • Thursday Sunny morning. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely during this afternoon and early evening. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening. Winds N 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 45 km/h before shifting W/SW 25 to 40 km/h in the late afternoon, then decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 25 to 33.

  • Friday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the Victorian border in the morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds W 15 to 20 km/h tending SW 20 to 30 km/h early.

  • Saturday Sunny. Light winds.

  • Sunday Sunny. Light winds.

Issued Thu 05:15 EDT

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 thunderstorm
12 33 90% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
13 32 90% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
8 21 90% 1-5mm Nil N 21 56 NW 30 51
Possible thunderstorm
10 29 90% 10-20mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
10 33 80% 1-5mm Nil NNE 20 52 NW 32 28
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