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West & Sth Coast Weather

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Tue 05:00 EST
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West & Sth Coast Forecast

  • Tuesday Cloudy. Areas of severe frost about higher ground early this morning. Very high (near 100%) chance of showers. Snowfalls, lowering to 200 metres late this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm late this afternoon and evening. Gusty winds and possible hail. Winds NW 25 to 40 km/h increasing to 35 to 50 km/h in the morning then turning W 30 to 45 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 5 and 9.

  • Wednesday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers or snow, with possible hail. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds W 30 to 45 km/h turning SW 25 to 35 km/h in the late afternoon.

  • Thursday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning, with possible hail. Snow falling above 400 metres. Winds S/SW 20 to 30 km/h tending W/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.

  • Friday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Snow possible above 900 metres. Winds NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning.

Issued Tue 05:40 EST

West & Sth 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
3 6 90% 1-5mm Slight SW 54 81 SW 54 78
Showers
-1 5 70% 1-5mm Severe WSW 26 83 WSW 25 74
Showers
1 4 90% 1-5mm High SW 35 87 SW 38 80
Showers
0 6 50% 1-5mm High WSW 25 86 WSW 27 74
Showers
-1 3 90% 1-5mm High WSW 33 96 WNW 34 87
Showers
2 8 90% 1-5mm Moderate SW 30 82 SW 32 69
Showers
2 7 90% - Moderate WSW 25 76 WSW 25 69
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