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Channel Country Forecast

  • Monday Mostly clear. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the late evening.

  • Tuesday Mostly sunny. Winds S/SE 25 to 35 km/h.

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the northeast in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. A chance of thunderstorms in the east in the afternoon and evening. Winds S/SE 25 to 35 km/h tending S/SW 25 to 40 km/h in the evening.

  • Thursday A chance of thunderstorms in the east in the morning. Sunny afternoon. Winds S 30 to 45 km/h.

  • Friday Sunny. Winds S 20 to 30 km/h.

Issued Mon 16:20 EST

Channel Country Weather Forecasts

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Mostly sunny
27 41 5% < 1mm Nil E 20 26 S 16 16
27 41 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 22 25 SSW 26 17
28 41 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
27 40 20% < 1mm Nil ENE 17 33 ESE 16 17
Heavy rain
24 27 90% - Nil - - - -
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