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Northwest Coast Weather

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Mon 16:05 EST
Current Warnings
 

Northwest Coast Forecast

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the west, falling as snow above 300 metres. Possible hail. Areas of severe frost late tonight. Winds W/SW 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.

  • Tuesday Cloudy. Areas of severe morning frost. Very high (95%) chance of showers, most likely from around midday, with snowfalls above 400 metres. Gusty winds and possible hail. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h.

  • Wednesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, with possible hail. Snow falling above 300 metres. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h tending SW before dawn.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning, with possible hail in the west. Snow possible above 500 metres. Areas of morning frost in the east. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the evening.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost in the east. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the west. Light winds.

Issued Mon 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
15:00 EST
SW 17   6.3 2.7 3.1 78 2 2 -
16:30 EST
SW 15 22 5.6 - 2.5 - - - 1014.7
17:00 EST
SW 50 69 7.2 0.6 1.7 63 6 0.4 1016.9
16:30 EST
SSW 57 69 7.1 0.2 1.2 61 7 0.6 1016.7
17:00 EST
W 19 24 5.2 0.0 1.4 69 2 2.6 1014.8
17:00 EST
SSW 24 39 1.6 0.7 -3.7 94 1 10.4 -
09:00 EST
WSW 33   4.3 -2.8 -1.2 60 4 9 1010.0
17:00 EST
W 11 20 3.2 -1.2 0.3 73 1 1.8 1013.0
16:50 EST
WSW 26 31 6.6 -0.6 2.5 60 4 1.0 1016.6
17:00 EST
W 20 28 5.1 1.8 1.2 79 2 0.2 1015.8
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15:50 EST

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15:42 EST

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