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Mon 10:03 EST
Current Warnings
 

Northwest Coast Forecast

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost in the east. High chance of showers in the west, slight chance elsewhere, falling as snow above 1000 metres. Winds SW 15 to 20 km/h tending W 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 7 and 12.

  • Tuesday Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far west. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 40 km/h in the morning then turning W 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon and evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between zero and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 10 and 14.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers in the west, medium chance elsewhere. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h turning SW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 8 and 12.

  • Thursday Cloudy. Areas of morning frost. High chance of showers, most likely in the evening. Light winds becoming N 20 to 30 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 3 and 3 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 9 and 13.

Issued Sun 19:40 EST

Northwest Coast 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 %
Showers
5 13 80% 5-10mm Slight - - - -
Thunderstorms
8 14 90% 10-20mm Nil NW 43 88 WNW 40 80
Showers
3 13 80% 5-10mm Moderate NW 25 99 WNW 28 82
Showers
5 11 80% 10-20mm Slight - - - -
Thunderstorms
7 14 90% 10-20mm Nil - - - -
Thunderstorms
3 12 90% 5-10mm Moderate NW 8 99 NW 17 80
Showers
3 14 80% 5-10mm Moderate - - - -
Showers
1 13 80% 5-10mm High - - - -
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