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Tue 13:08 EST
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Southwest Slopes Forecast

  • Tuesday Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of rain. Rain heavy at times during the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds N 15 to 25 km/h turning W/NW 25 to 40 km/h during the morning and early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 13 and 18.

  • Wednesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 1100 metres. Possible small hail. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late morning and afternoon. Winds W 35 to 55 km/h turning SW 35 to 50 km/h in the early afternoon then decreasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the evening.

  • Thursday Becoming cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the Victorian border, near zero chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 1100 metres. Winds SW 20 to 30 km/h.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Medium (40%) chance of showers near the Victorian border, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming SW 15 to 25 km/h during the day.

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 %
Cloud increasing
1 14 5% < 1mm Moderate - - - -
Cloud increasing
3 15 5% < 1mm Moderate - - - -
Frost then sunny
-4 4 10% < 1mm Severe SSW 20 74 SW 16 68
Cloud increasing
-1 14 5% < 1mm High - - - -
Cloud increasing
0 13 10% < 1mm High SW 21 78 SW 26 48
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