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Channel Country Forecast

  • Thursday Hot. Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the southeast, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 40s.

  • Friday Hot. Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the southeast, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm from the late morning. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h tending W/NW 25 to 35 km/h before dawn then becoming light in the evening.

  • Saturday Hot. Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Heavy falls exceeding 60 mm possible in the east. Winds SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending SE/SW during the day.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the north, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the afternoon and evening. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming S/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon.

Issued Thu 05:00 EST

Channel Country 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
10:40 EST
NNW 22 26 35.6 21.8 39.7 44 15 0.0 1008.2
10:40 EST
NNW 24 30 38.6 20.8 42.5 35 24 0.0 1007.3
09:00 EST
WNW 11   32.1 22.7 37.0 58 6 0 1009.8
09:30 EST
- - - - - - - - - 1009.3
10:40 EST
NNE 11 19 34.4 21.4 37.9 46 11 0.0 1009.3
10:40 EST
WNW 22 26 37.3 19.7 39.9 35 22 0.0 1008.8
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