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Southwest Slopes Forecast

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers near the Victorian border, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 900 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming W/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 8 and 13.

  • Friday Fog and areas of frost in the morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Light winds.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Light winds.

  • Sunday Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the Victorian border, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds.

Issued Thu 09:53 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 18 20% < 1mm High - - - -
Possible shower
3 18 20% < 1mm Moderate - - - -
Possible shower
-4 7 30% < 1mm Severe W 11 82 NW 10 74
Possible shower
0 17 20% < 1mm High - - - -
Frost then sunny
0 16 20% < 1mm High NNE 1 85 NW 4 53
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