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Northwest Forecast

  • Friday Hot. Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the northeast from late this morning. The chance of a thunderstorm from late this morning. Winds NW/NE 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 40s.

  • Saturday Hot. Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the late morning and afternoon. Winds N/NE 20 to 30 km/h turning E 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low 40s.

  • Sunday Hot and mostly sunny. Winds NE 15 to 25 km/h tending E in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 40s.

  • Monday Hot and sunny. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending E/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low 40s.

  • Tuesday Hot and mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower in the northwest, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northwest in the morning. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low 40s.

Issued Thu 19:00 EST

Northwest Weather Forecasts

Station
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 40 40% 1-5mm Nil SSE 16 39 SE 14 21
Mostly sunny
26 42 20% < 1mm Nil E 18 24 ESE 19 12
Mostly sunny
28 41 10% < 1mm Nil ENE 12 29 E 19 18
Mostly sunny
25 41 30% < 1mm Nil SE 14 29 ESE 17 21
Mostly sunny
26 42 30% < 1mm Nil SE 20 22 SE 20 13
Mostly sunny
30 37 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
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