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Southwest Slopes Forecast

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Patches of light morning frost in the north. Areas of morning fog. Very high chance of rain near the Victorian border, slight chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 1300 metres. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then tending N/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 1 and 3 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 10 and 17.

  • Wednesday Cloudy. Very high chance of rain in the south, high chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 1300 metres. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h tending W 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 4 with daytime temperatures reaching between 8 and 15.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Areas of frost and patchy fog in the morning. High chance of showers near the Victorian border, medium chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 1300 metres. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 2 and 1 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 9 and 15.

  • Friday Cloudy. High chance of rain, most likely in the morning. Snow falling above 1200 metres. Winds N 15 to 25 km/h turning W 20 to 30 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 4 with daytime temperatures reaching between 8 and 15.

Issued Mon 06:30 EST

Southwest Slopes Observations

Latest Observations
Station
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
09:00 EST
NNW 9   7.6 6.8 5.9 95 1 0 -
09:00 EST
- 0   6.5 6.5 6.5 100 1 0 -
04:50 EST
SW 11 11 5.5 5.5 3.0 100 1 0.0 1021.8
09:00 EST
NNE 4   7.0 5.9 7.0 93 1 2 -
04:50 EST
S 6 7 -1.6 -1.7 -3.9 99 0 0.0 1022.5
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