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Peninsula Forecast

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers north of Coen, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm with possible heavy falls. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 30 to 37.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds.

Issued Thu 05:00 EST

Peninsula 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
26 31 80% 5-10mm Nil NW 12 81 W 15 73
Possible thunderstorm
24 33 90% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
21 32 90% - Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
23 35 70% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
24 31 90% 1-5mm Nil NNW 4 82 WNW 10 71
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