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Northwest Coast Weather

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Sat 16:05 EST
Current Warnings
 

Northwest Coast Forecast

  • Saturday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the west, medium (50%) chance elsewhere, falling as snow above 900 metres. Winds W 15 to 20 km/h.

  • Sunday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers, mostly in the morning and afternoon, falling as snow above 1000 metres. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 40 km/h early in the morning then turning SW 20 to 30 km/h in the afternoon. Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 1 [Low].

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the west, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 1000 metres. Winds SW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the late evening.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Patches of morning frost in the east. High (80%) chance of showers in the west, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. Light winds.

  • Wednesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Light winds.

Issued Sat 16:25 EST

Northwest Coast 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
W 4   4.5 3.0 4.5 90 1 3 -
20:00 EST
W 9 19 7.6 - 5.9 - - - 1013.2
20:00 EST
W 31 52 9.9 6.0 6.3 77 3 2.6 1013.5
20:20 EST
W 24 30 10.0 6.7 7.0 80 2 2.8 1013.3
20:20 EST
W 15 17 6.1 3.9 3.1 86 1 0.0 1013.3
20:20 EST
WNW 13 15 5.1 4.8 2.2 98 1 1.4 -
09:00 EST
WSW 19   7.5 4.5 4.4 81 2 4 1014.9
20:20 EST
NW 7 7 2.9 1.5 1.0 90 1 0.0 -
20:20 EST
WNW 13 17 7.6 7.5 5.2 99 1 1.0 1013.7
20:20 EST
SW 7 9 2.3 1.7 0.3 96 1 0.0 1013.5
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